Tag Archives: Cardiologist in Siliguri

Things to keep in mind for ICD implantation

God forbids but if you have had certain symptoms like irregular and dangerously fast heart rhythm (sustained ventricular tachycardia) including fainting then your doctor may recommend implantation of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD). An ICD, a small battery-powered device placed in the … Continue reading

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5 Effective Ways to prevent Heart Disease in your Old Age

It won’t be wrong to identify the heart as the main ‘powerhouse’ of the body. It is the heart that is responsible to pump blood to various body organs for their efficient functioning.   But just like any other body part, … Continue reading

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Cardiac health during COVID-19: A useful read for heart patients in Siliguri

You may have heard that those with pre-existing illnesses like respiratory disorders, cardiovascular disease and kidney problems, are more likely to develop severe symptoms if they contract COVID-19.  While it is true that having a heart condition can put you … Continue reading

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Important Facts to Know about Heart Bypass Surgery

Heart bypass surgery is done to relieve the angina (chest discomfort) and to reduce the risk of a heart attack.  When coronary arteries (arteries that supply blood to your heart) become blocked or damaged, your heart doesn’t get enough blood … Continue reading

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