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‘Plaque’ is made up of extra cholesterol, calcium, and other substances in the blood. Over time, plaque builds up in the walls of the arteries that supply blood to the heart
This blog introduces the Arrhythmia center and CardioInsight, sheds light on the diagnostics, treatment and management of arrhythmia.
Gary Wood was the picture of good health until the night his heartbeat went out of control. It was atrial fibrillation.
Life expectancy is increasing worldwide due to factors such as improved hygiene and advanced medical care.
Everyone wants to age gracefully, but many of us will develop chronic conditions such as heart disease, adult-onset diabetes, high blood pressure and high cholesterol that may negatively impact life expectancy as well as quality of life.
Fulfilling its community responsibilities has been a guiding principle from Bumrungrad Hospital’s early beginnings.
Arrhythmia is a heartbeat that is too slow, too fast, or irregular. Learn more in our infographic.
What does a heart attack feel like? Movies and TV shows have helped promote the heart attack stereotype of a man in his 60s suddenly grabbing his chest as he is overcome with intense chest pain.
The days of large sized pacemakers with leads and pockets may be behind us.