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South Asian Heart Center Company Profile

08:25 EDT 24th September 2017 | BioPortfolio

The South Asian Heart Center, the first major non-profit devoted to combating the growing epidemic of heart disease among people from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Nepal, and Sri Lanka, has developed a unique preventative program. Offered at a minimal, subsidized cost, the Center assesses the risk for heart disease using an advanced screening process that keys in on risk factors specific to this population, and helps participants manage and mitigate their risk through education, nutrition counseling, lifestyle recommendations, and case-managed follow-up.


News Articles [3334 Associated News Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

South Asians with family history of heart disease at greater risk

(UT Southwestern Medical Center) New research by UT Southwestern cardiologists shows that people of South Asian descent with a family history of coronary heart disease are significantly more likely to...

British South Asian mums needed for health study – Lancashire Telegraph

British South Asian mums needed for health studyLancashire TelegraphBRITISH South Asian mums with children under 12 months are being invited to participate in a research study that looks at the rise i...

South Asian social systems give insight into genetics

Genome-wide analysis in South Asian populations may provide insight into rare genetic diseases, suggests research...

Research presented at APSC reveals early-onset heart failure in Asia

India's Asian Heart Institute Creates History, With 6th Double Digit Bypass Graft Surgery

MUMBAI, June 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Only 6 patients in the world have had 10 or more bypass grafts in a single surgery. All these have been operated at India's Asian Heart Institute. The world a...

Nonprofit Groups Battle Sexual Health Stigma in South Asian Community

South Asian-American community groups are increasing access to contraception and teaching workshops to reduce sexual health stigma.

Community Groups Battle Sexual Health Stigma in South Asian Community

South Asian-American community groups are increasing access to contraception and teaching workshops to reduce sexual health stigma.

LSUHealthNO to study new drug to regenerate heart muscle

(Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center) In collaboration with Novo Biosciences, Inc., LSU Health New Orleans Cardiovascular Center of Excellence will receive more $500,000 over two years t...

PubMed Articles [4497 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

South Asian Health. From Research to Practice and Policy: An Overview.

The US South Asian population has grown tremendously, and is now over 2.5 million. South Asians often face tremendous cultural, socioeconomic, linguistic and structural obstacles to good health, and f...

Dietary intake and habits of South Asian immigrants living in Western countries.

Previous reviews have indicated that immigration from South Asian to Western countries leads to unhealthy changes in diet; however, these reviews have been limited by the methods used in some included...

Causes and consequences of gestational diabetes in South Asians living in Canada: results from a prospective cohort study.

The reasons for the increased risk of gestational diabetes among South Asian women are not well understood. We sought to identify the determinants of gestational diabetes and its impact on newborn hea...

Communication Challenges and Strategies of U.S. Health Professionals Caring for Seriously Ill South Asian Patients and Their Families.

While effective communication is important in the care of seriously ill patients, little is known about communication challenges faced by healthcare providers serving U.S. patients of South Asian orig...

Comparison of multiple obesity indices for cardiovascular disease risk classification in South Asian adults: The CARRS Study.

We comparatively assessed the performance of six simple obesity indices to identify adults with cardiovascular disease (CVD) risk factors in a diverse and contemporary South Asian population.

Clinical Trials [5272 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Health and Cancer Issues in the South Asian Community

The overall objectives of this study are to assess the unmet health and cancer needs of the South Asian population in the Greater Houston area and to determine barriers and other factors t...

A Culturally Tailored Lifestyle Intervention to Prevent Diabetes in South Asians

The South Asian Community, people with origins in India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka, or Bhutan, are more likely to get diabetes, get diabetes at younger ages, and do ...

Treatment of Hypercholesterolaemia in South Asian Subjects (IRIS)

The purpose of this study is to compare the effect of 6 weeks of treatment with Rosuvastatin with 6 weeks of treatment with Atorvastatin in South Asian subjects with hypercholesterolemia.

A Study to Investigate the Benefits of the Early Detection and Intensive Treatment of Type 2 Diabetes

Diabetes is a common chronic condition associated with the risk of heart disease, and eye and kidney damage. Many people are diagnosed with diabetes when they develop symptoms or complicat...

Hypertension Related Damage to the Microcirculation in South Asian: Emergence, Predictive Power and Reversibility

Damage to very small blood vessels is a consequence, but can also precede high blood pressure. Such damage, measured by disturbances in the vessels in the retina (back of the eye) is a st...

Companies [2534 Associated Companies listed on BioPortfolio]

The South Asian Heart Center

There is hope, however, of reversing the trend. The South Asian Heart Center is leading the way, using early diagnosis via advanced screening tools coupled with aggressive lifesty...

South Asian Heart Center

The South Asian Heart Center, the first major non-profit devoted to combating the growing epidemic of heart disease among people from Bangladesh, India, Pakistan, Nepal, and Sri L...

South Carolina Heart Center

The South Carolina Heart Center is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of heart disease. We have prepared this website so you will know what to expect when you visit. The information here prepare...

St. Francis Heart Center

Referring physicians wanting to learn more about heart valve surgery and Dr. Marc Gerdisch's work with ECM can call toll-free at 1-866-237-0565. The St. Francis Heart Center is dedicated to providing ...

Mount Sinai Medical Center & Miami Heart Institute

Mount Sinai Medical Center & Miami Heart Institute is South Florida’s largest private, independent, not-for-profit teaching hospital. The union of the two hospitals, which took place on June 30...

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