Apple and Stanford are currently conducting a heart study with Apple Watch Scott Killian never imagined his Apple Watch might save his life, but that’s exactly what happened a few weeks ago when he had a heart attack in the middle of the night. Killian recently shared his personal experience with 9to5Mac, and the details of his story are absolutely amazing. more…
(SAGE) Despite decades long prevention and treatment efforts, cardiovascular (CV) disease continues to be the leading cause of death worldwide. Early detection of CV disease can allow for interventions to prevent heart attack and stroke,...Show More Summary
A 60-year-old Palestinian woman suffered a fatal heart attack overnight between Tuesday and Wednesday when Israeli army soldiers raided her home in the village of al-Zubeidat, north of Jericho in the northeastern occupied West Bank.Show More Summary
Warrel Dane, vocalist of classic metal bands Sanctuary and Nevermore, passed away last night after suffering a heart attack in Sao Paulo, Brazil, where he was at work on his second solo album. Continue reading…
A week or so ago, I shared an article about my friend’s sudden heart attack. The positive feedback and comments via email and social media was tremendous, with countless kind words for my friend, his family, and myself, and all were appreciated. Show More Summary
London Breed sworn in as acting mayor per city guidelines Mayor Ed Lee died Tuesday morning after suffering a heart attack. He was 65. Lee was noted for, among other things, being San Francisco’s first Asian American mayor. According...Show More Summary
Lee and his wife were grocery shopping at a supermarket just blocks from their home when he collapsed from a heart attack.
San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee passed away early Tuesday morning at the age of 65, just hours after appearing at a public event, his office said. He reportedly suffered a heart attack while grocery shopping and was rushed to the … More » The post San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee Dies At Age 65 appeared first on EveryJoe.
Britain's disgraced celebrity publicist Max Clifford, once the king of tabloid kiss-and-tell stories, died on Sunday, having reportedly suffered a heart attack following a sudden collapse. Clifford, 74, was more than three years into an eight-year jail sentence for multiple sexual assaults against teenagers. Show More Summary
Large national study shows the life-saving potential of coordinating EMS, hospital responses
Vox undertook a deep investigation into emergency room pricing, finding that emergency rooms, being the most monopolistic aspect of hospital care (because you don't shop for an ER while you're having a heart attack in the back of an ambulance) are also the most abusive and price-gouging. (more…)
If your heart is racing, take a deep breath: It's probably not a heart attack. Here are potential reasons why your heart is racing.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Former U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Tom Ridge is out of the hospital more than two weeks after suffering a heart attack and is continuing his recovery in a Texas rehabilitation facility. A Tuesday statement issued...Show More Summary
Heart attacks result in dead myocardial tissue that forms a scar, and so patients are left with a chronically weakened heart. Replacement heart cells or stems cells that can become desired cardiac cells can be grown in the lab and injected into the dead tissue, but it’s a major challenge to keep them in place […]
How can damaged cardiac tissue following a heart attack best be treated with replacement muscle cells? A research team under the supervision of the University of Bonn reports an innovative method: Muscle replacement cells to take over the function of the damaged tissue are loaded with magnetic nanoparticles. Show More Summary
Bosnian War general Slobodan Praljak died of a heart attack after drinking cyanide at his conviction and sentencing for war crimes. Authorities still haven't figured out how Praljak obtained the poison. Dutch prosecutors have revealed...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - Amgen Inc can now promote the ability of its potent but expensive cholesterol drug to reduce the risk of heart attacks and strokes, after U.S. health regulators approved adding those benefits to the medicine's prescribing label, the company said on Friday.
(University of Bonn) How can damaged cardiac tissue following a heart attack best be treated with replacement muscle cells? A research team is now presenting an innovative method on mice: Muscle replacement cells, which are to take over the function of the damaged tissue, are loaded with magnetic nanoparticles. Show More Summary
Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton is back home after being hospitalized following a heart attack. The sheriff was traveling with deputies to Miles City when he started to … Click to Continue »