Pulmonary Thromboembolism consists of clogging or blockage of one of the arteries in the lung due to a blood clot. These blood clots do not form in the lung but in the legs and then it gets dislodged and migrates through the bloodstream into the heart and then to the lungs.
On the occasion of World Heart Day, catch Dr. Pradeep Haranhalli, Consultant Cardiologist, Manipal Hospitals Whitefield, in conversation with Suvarna News on the awareness initiatives held around maintaining a healthy heart through the Heart Smart Training program conducted at the hospital. This year's theme was "Heart Heroes" and it motivated anyone from the general public to take a pledge to bring out a change in their lifestyles. Watch more here!
Dr. Pradeep Haranahalli, Consultant - Cardiologist, elaborates on the impact of the lockdown on cardiac patients and precautions to be taken to stay safe and healthy. Watch to know more!
"Prevention of Atrial Fibrillation (irregular or rapid heart rate) is possible by maintaining a healthy lifestyle, optimum body weight, a balanced diet and avoiding the use of stimulant medication"- Dr. Pradeep Haranahalli, Cardiologist, Manipal Hospitals, Whitefield
The very first step to be done when we have the symptoms is to call for help. Alert a family member of a colleague who can help you in this situation and then call an ambulance."- Dr. Pradeep Haranahalli, Cardiologist, Manipal Hospitals, Whitefield A heart attack's symptoms may sometimes be very similar to indigestion. Quickly acting upon the symptoms can save one's life. Catch Dr. Pradeep Haranahalli as he talks about the symptoms and causes of a heart attack and the steps to be taken when one undergoes its symptoms.
Hypertension is a disease that requires continued management with medication and care towards leading an optimum lifestyle in terms of maintaining optimum body weight, regular physical activity, dietary measures with minimal sodium intake, reduced consumption of alcohol, quitting smoking and increased consumption of fruits and vegetables in our diet pattern
Dr. Pradeep Haranahalli, Cardiologist - Interventional Cardiology, Manipal Hospitals, Whitefield, spreads awareness on the most common causes and symptoms of heart failure while explaining the importance of timely recognition of heart conditions
When Sheikh Nazim Uddin from West Bengal began to feel sick often and could not perform daily tasks like climbing the stairs, cycling and taking care of his fish business, he visited Manipal Hospitals, Whitefield, where under the expert care of Dr. Pradeep Haranahalli, he was diagnosed with three major blocks in his heart. He underwent multivessel angioplasty and is now on the road to a full recovery. Watch more here!