Showing some love to her French fans, Demi Lovato showed up in Paris to promote her new book “Staying Strong: 365 Days a Year” on Friday (November 21). The “Heart Attack” singer was all smiles as she posed for photos and signed autographs...Show More Summary
Physicians from 60 sites treated 161 heart attack patients with their own bone marrow cells, selected for their healing potential and then reinjected into the heart, in an effort to improve the heart's recovery. Their conclusion? Patients who receive more cells get significant benefits.
Patients who receive more cells get significant benefits. That's a key lesson emerging from a clinical trial that was reported this week at the American Heart Association meeting in Chicago. In this study, doctors treated heart attack...Show More Summary
Last year, Dean Dupuy, 46, an engineer at Apple, suddenly died of a heart attack while playing hockey. He experienced no warning symptoms and, with a healthy, active lifestyle, did not fit the profile of someone at risk. Too late to save him, Dupuy’s wife Victoria discovered that early coronary disease can be identified by […]
Republicans are hyperventilating about President Obama's modest immigration reforms. If they had a clue what real immigration reform entails, they'd probably have a collective heart attack. Here are a few reform proposals that go much... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Delivering stem cell factor directly into damaged heart muscle after a heart attack may help repair and regenerate injured tissue. A novel SCF gene transfer delivery system induced the recruitment and expansion of adult c-Kit positive (cKit+) cardiac stem cells to injury sites that reversed heart attack damage in a pre-clinical model. Show More Summary
An English man who survived six heart attacks on his honeymoon now has a son — who will also serve as a daily reminder to the man that saved him.
1. Mike Nichols Is Creating Classic Films And Comedy Sketches With The Angels Now Mike Nichols—who has directed so many classic films that there's not room to even begin listing them here—died of a heart attack last night at the age of 83. Show More Summary
Award-winning director Mike Nichols has died. Nichols, the husband of ABC News anchor Diane Sawyer and father-in-law of CNN’s Rachel Nichols, passed away suddenly last night of a heart attack. He was 83. Sawyer and Nichols celebrated their 26th wedding anniversary earlier this year. Show More Summary
Since 2007, the blockbuster cholesterol pills Zetia and Vytorin have been under a cloud as many doctors questioned their effectiveness at preventing heart attacks – and those questions have caused prescriptions of the pills to fall by more than 50%. Today, that cloud lifts. An 18,000-patient trial shows that Vytorin, which combines Zetia and the […]
Delivering stem cell factor directly into damaged heart muscle after a heart attack may help repair and regenerate injured tissue.
Delivering stem cell factor directly into damaged heart muscle after a heart attack may help repair and regenerate injured tissue, according to a study led by researchers from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai presented November 18 at the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2014 in Chicago, IL. read more
HEALTH: Study Finds Alternative To Statins In Preventing Heart Attacks And Strokes.
The woman, who died of an apparent heart attack in a Brooklyn hair salon on Tuesday, had recently come to the United States from Guinea.
A 40-year-old woman who died from an apparent heart attack at a Brooklyn hair salon after returning from Africa tested negative for Ebola, authorities said Wednesday.
The body of a 40-year-old woman who died of an apparent heart attack Tuesday afternoon at the African Queen Hair Braiding in Brownsville, Brooklyn is being tested for Ebola as "an abundance of caution," city health officials announced. The woman returned 18 days ago from Guinea in West Africa, one of the countries hit hardest by the virus. Read more...
The data from the IMPROVE-IT trial on cardiovascular outcomes for Vytorin have been released. And the combination met the primary endpoint: fewer heart attacks and strokes compared to those already on statin therapy alone. Matthew Herper has an excellent roundup of the results and their context. Show More Summary
Our sweet doggie Gertie passed away swiftly from a heart attack yesterday. We are heartbroken as can be, but we know we did everything we could to make her life as long and happy as we could. < We adopted Gertie in 2012 from the same Florida English Bulldog foster home where we adopted her "sister" Grace. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - New York City health officials said they will test the remains of a person who died of an apparent heart attack on Tuesday for Ebola as the person had recently come to the United States from West Africa. The person, who was...Show More Summary
A woman undergoing Ebola monitoring after returning from West Africa died of an apparent heart attack in a Brooklyn hair salon Tuesday, authorities said.