David Bowie's kept a very low profile since a heart attack prematurely ended his 2004 world tour, but he did release a new album in 2013 and just this week a snippet of his new song "Blackstar" came out. It's the theme to the upcoming heist series The Last Panthers,...
n">(Reuters Health) - A new blood test might help doctors figure out faster whether someone’s having a heart attack. The test reliably told doctors which patients were not having heart attacks after only one blood sample, compared to the current method that requires several hours and multiple blood samples, researchers found. Show More Summary
Always ready with some killer new music, Demi Lovato debuted her “Confident” music video today (October 9) and it’s certainly worth a watch. In the clip, the “Heart Attack” songstress begins as a prisoner at a maximum security prison...Show More Summary
Rob Kardashian decided to get healthy and he started working with a personal trainer. The two have been working out, following a strict dieting plan, and Rob is losing weight. But some people think that he may be taking this a little too seriously. Show More Summary
Rob Kardashian is on a dangerous ‘heart attack diet’ — but he refuses to quit it for a healthier regimen. RadarOnline.com has learned that Kardashian is losing weight at an … READ ON
A simple blood test can accurately identify patients at very low risk for heart attack, say researchers. Almost two-thirds of people who arrive in an emergency room complaining of chest pain and fearing cardiac arrest might be safely discharged, the results of the new study suggest. “Implementation...
Because why should China have all the fun heart attacks, Germany also now has a terrifying bridge for tourists. The 1,200-foot-long bridge over the Geierlay canyon opened this past weekend, immediately drawing thousands of tourists who all wanted to...
A new, highly sensitive blood test can detect whether someone is not at risk of a heart attack, saving time, stress and money in emergency departments.
This is the second botched execution in a row for the state. Clayton Lockett died of a heart attack after a phlebotomist misplaced an IV line.
They get smashed against the rocks. They have heart attacks. They get tangled in ropes of kelp. In the hunt for abalone, people can die all sorts of ways. This year, seven abalone seekers have perished off the coasts of Marin, Sonoma and Mendocino counties, all for the love of a slimy white mollusk...
A new highly sensitive blood test can safely rule out heart attacks in close to two-thirds of patients who are evaluated in the emergency department (ED) with chest pain, according to results of a new study published yesterday in The Lancet. The bottom line, according to the researchers, is that judicious use [...]
New heart attack test ‘cuts A&E visits’ By James Gallagher Health editor, BBC News website 8 October 2015 From the section Health Image copyright Thinkstock A blood test can more than halve the number of people admitted to A&E with a suspected heart attack, say doctors. They say the rapid test, which looks for a […]
Originally published in the Fall 2015 issue of Robb Report Health & Wellness as “Intelligent Questions to Ask Your Doctor Fall 2015” 1. Aspirin is regularly prescribed to prevent heart attacks in men. Q: Does it also have beneficialShow More Summary
Progeria is a premature aging disease. Children suffering from progeria die at an average age of 14 to 15 years, often from heart attacks and strokes. So far, there is no cure for the disease, and though researchers identified the abnormal protein behind the disease – progerin – the exact way in which it causes the accelerated aging remains elusive. Show More Summary
Bill Stanley, a leading Field Museum scientist, died while doing research in Ethiopia, the museum announced Tuesday. Stanley, 58, died of a heart attack while checking traplines as part of his fieldwork on small African mammals, according to a museum representative. He was director of collections...
With a new album due out later this month, Demi Lovato is all about showing the world who she really is underneath all the pomp and fanfare. The “Heart Attack” songstress stripped down to her birthday suit, ditched the makeup and outlawed...Show More Summary
Switzerland conjures up many images. On one side, there are majestic mountains, delicious fondue and chocolate, big banks sheltering people’s money, precision watches, and an orderly society. On the other, heart attack–inducing prices:...Show More Summary
The former Mets star Rusty Staub was resting comfortably in a hospital in Ireland after a heart attack on an overseas flight, the team said.
Terrell Day, dying of a heart attack, neglected on the ground as officers stand by On September 26, high school senior Terrell Day had a heart attack and died in police custody. A disturbing new video of his arrest has emerged and it...Show More Summary
Rusty Staub, who played 23 years in the majors for the Houston Colt 45s/Astros, Montreal Expos, New York Mets, Detroit Tigers and Texas Rangers, suffered a heart attack on a flight form Ireland to New York on Thursday. The plane returned to Shannon Airport, and Staub is recovering in a hospital in Ireland. The Mets […]