The pilot of a KLM flight from Glasgow to Amsterdam fell unconscious as the plane prepared to depart Glasgow. Continue reading KLM Pilot Has Heart Attack While Taxiing to Runway...
12of the victims died directly from the fire, while one woman died from a heart attack as a result of smoke inhalation as she fled from the flames, Sevier County Mayor Larry Waters said today. Continue reading ? The post Tennessee mayor confirms 13 dead from wildfires appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
I’ve seen some big burgers in my time, but the G Burger is by far the biggest. Made from 100% grain fed USDA Choice Angus Beef, this burger stand nearly a foot tall, and can give you a heart attack just by looking at it. The G is biggest of eight burgers available at G Burger. It basically includes every […]
Smokers under the age of 50 face a higher risk of heart attack. Compared to former smokers and nonsmokers of the same age, smokers under 50 were 8.5 times more likely to suffer a heart attack. Patricia Folan reviewed the … The post Heart attack risk 8 times greater among younger smokers appeared first on Bel Marra Health - Breaking Health News and Health Information.
When someone has a heart attack, their heart is permanently left with a section of non-beating scar tissue. Even though the rest of the organ may still function, that one bit can disrupt its rhythm, potentially leading to disorders such as arrhythmia. Show More Summary
The statues for next year’s Brit Awards, one of famed architect Zaha Hadid’s final works before her death, were unveiled Thursday. Hadid, who suffered a heart attack and died at 65 in March, took on the bespoke project for next year’s...Show More Summary
If more older Americans with higher heart risk took daily low-dose aspirin, more would live longer and fewer would have heart attacks, says study.
Researchers with UT Southwestern Medical Center's Hamon Center for Regenerative Science and Medicine are launching clinical trials to find out whether heart muscle that's been damaged by a heart attack be prompted to repair itself.
(Mayo Clinic) One in 10 patients who come to the hospital with the most severe type of heart attack have a history of cancer, showing that this is an emerging subgroup of heart patients, according to Mayo Clinic research published in Mayo Clinic Proceedings. Show More Summary
A North Carolina couple who had been married for 31 years died suddenly after the man had a heart attack while trying to revive his wife who he found unresponsive. According to Stanly News & Press, Johnny Hatley, 67, found his wife, 66-year-old Teresa Hatley, on the floor of their home Sunday morning. Show More Summary
Thrombosis, the occlusion of vasculature by blood clots, is a precursor to debilitating conditions including stroke, pulmonary embolism, and heart attack. Blood thinners such as heparin or Coumadin are used to treat thrombosis, but necessitate ongoing blood tests for precise drug dosing. Show More Summary
Smokers who are under 50 years of age are at a much higher risk of developing a specific type of heart attack, according to a new study.
(Reuters Health) - - For young adults who smoke, the risk of a major heart attack is 8 times higher than for their peers who never smoked or who gave it up, a UK study found.
Videogame artist Stephen Hornback died of a heart attack last Saturday, November 26 (via Gamasutra). He was 62 years old. Administrators of the 3D Realms Facebook page shared the news yesterday afternoon. "He was the first artist I hired...Show More Summary
Stroke or heart attack risk increases in women with migraine. The study looked at 917 women who were evaluated for heart disease. The researchers found that those women with a history of migraines were at a higher risk to experienceShow More Summary
The entire city of Oakland had a heart attack when video showed QB Derek Carr with a dislocated finger and running off to the locker room in the 2nd half against the Carolina Panthers. Derrick Carr finger’s broken finger #thatsgottahurtpic.twitter.com/l3S46FNjjd — filterofsyntax (@filterofsyntax) November 27, 2016 Luckily for the fans, he was out on the […]
Heart failure is a common occurrence among the elderly, but with preventive measures you can improve the heart health and reduce the risk of cardiovascular events. The main preventative approach for heart failure is through exercise and physical activity. Show More Summary
ALLEN, Okla (KFOR) -- It was fate that brought 16-year-old Dakotah Bear to Allen, Oklahoma this season. She's a 6'3" basketball prospect with potential and personality. "She's one of those kids who always has a smile on her face," Coach Jeremy Strong said. Show More Summary
It’s unlikely he thought it was fatal. Acclaimed author Jeff Gillenkirk died of a heart attack this week, two days after publication of his final article, “The New PTSD: Post-Trump Stress Disorder.” Gillenkirk, 67, suffered the heart attack Tuesday while teaching a class of third-graders in San Francisco, Alternet reported. Mr. Gillenkirk, an Alternet contributor [...]