Newsletter of the Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences,IACS India section

Matters of the Heart

A publication by Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences (International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences - India Section)

Volume 1; No.2, July 2017

There is an urgency to extend initiatives for cardiovascular health protection, such as increasing awareness for improved life style, nutritious and healthy food, and promote health wellness programmes to combat heart diseases. "Matters of the Heart" is designed to provide public health education in these areas.

CONTENTS
  • Heart Failure: An interview with Prof. G Vijayraghavan
  • Environment pollution and cardiovascular disease
    Mira Mohanty
  • Research news
    • A ‘Stiff’ drink a day builds stiff arteries over time
      Surya Ramachandran
    • Towards personalised care for heart diseases
      Aghila Rani
    • Implants to treat abnormal rhythms and heart failure
      Aghila Rani
    • Childhood obesity and risk for cardiovascular disease
      Sumi S
    • Papaya & Guava: Super foods that heal
      Ciji Varghese
    • More to heart disease than modern diet
      Dhanya Rajendran
    • Soft robotic sleeve supports heart function
      Vinitha A
    • Early age onset hypertension is linked to cardiovascular disease risk
      Jaya Mary Thomas
    • Naked mole rats: a novel lead to combat heart attack
      Vikas Kumar Panchal

Editor: C.C. Kartha Associate Editors: K.G. Aghila Rani, Surya Ramachandran
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