KATHMANDU, Sept 29: You know that the human heart has four chambers: two atria and two ventricles. Atria receive blood, while ventricles pump it. This four-chambered design ensures efficient blood circulation, essential for life. But, do you know these four fascinating facts about the human heart?
September 29 is observed as World Heart Day. Established by the World Heart Federation in 2022, World Heart Day is observed as a campaign that seeks to educate people around the world that cardiovascular diseases including heart diseases and stroke are the leading causes of death in the world.
KATHMANDU, Sept 29: Minister of State for Health and Population, Umesh Shrestha has said that the government is working to improve government hospitals to provide free treatment for chronic diseases such as heart diseases and cancer.
Heart disease accounts for nearly one-third of all deaths worldwide. Diet plays a major role in heart health and can impact your risk of heart disease. In fact, certain foods can influence blood pressure, triglycerides, cholesterol levels and inflammation, all of which are risk factors for heart disease.