UC San Diego Health is the first hospital in California to use the fifth generation troponin test to detect damage to the heart. The test was approved in the United States in 2017.
As confirmed by The Sacramento Bee (via Variety), Tower Records founder Russ Solomon died on Sunday night from an apparent heart attack, supposedly while drinking whiskey and making jokey comments about the Academy Awards with his family—a moment that, as The Sacramento Bee notes, seems like “the perfect coda” for a… Read more...
Medical researchers recently concluded a study of more than 22 million patients that suggests a strong connection between Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD) and the development of heart disease and heart attacks.
Gilbert “Gibby” Rosenberg, the founder of mainstay Montreal and Saint-Sauveur steakhouse Gibbys, has died aged 86. The Gazette reports that Rosenberg died from a heart attack last Thursday (March 1) in his home in Westmount. Hundreds...Show More Summary
Robert Buchel, 41, died in November. His death was announced by TLC after Wednesday's episode.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), a blanket term covering a variety of chronic gastrointestinal conditions including Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis, inflicts millions of people around the world with an increasing prevalence.Show More Summary
Large day-to-day swings in temperature were associated with significantly more heart attacks in a study being presented at the American College of Cardiology's 67th Annual Scientific Session. Given that some climate models link extreme...Show More Summary
Here's a tip: maybe listen to what women have been saying forever? Doctors finally confirm that period cramps are as painful as a heart attack. Today in ‘This is What We’ve Been Saying’: Doctors Confirm Period Cramps Are as Painful as a Heart Attack is a post from Mommyish - Parenting Imperfect.
Post by Kathleen Wong. A recent article in Marie Claire just confirmed doctors are finally acknowledging what women have already known since the dawn of time: Period cramps are as if hell just manifested itself in the lower half of our...Show More Summary
(European Society of Cardiology) Heart attack patients prescribed antidepressants have lower one-year survival rates, according to research presented today at Acute Cardiovascular Care 2018, a European Society of Cardiology congress...
BY MELISSA RUGGIERI/AJC Music Scene Rapper/businessman Rick Ross is reportedly still hospitalized in Miami after suffering what is believed to be a heart attack. His status has not been officially confirmed by family, but...
I made myself a fake arrest warrant and gave it to my GF, she about had a heart attack!
Chest Pain Centers recognized for providing necessary care, resources to patients with heart attack symptoms.
Young heart attack patients are twice as likely to die if they are admitted to hospital during the weekend compared to a weekday, according to a new study in more than 80,000 patients.
Heart attack patients prescribed antidepressants have lower one-year survival rates, according to new research.
Large day-to-day swings in temperature were associated with significantly more heart attacks in a new study. Given that some climate models link extreme weather events with global warming, the new findings suggest climate change could, in turn, lead to an uptick in the occurrence of heart attacks, researchers said.
Fear protects people from danger. A team has discovered that this applies even to pathological anxiety disorders. Patients who generally suffer from severe anxiety are likely to heed the symptoms of a heart attack earlier and seek medical treatment sooner, thus improving their chance of survival.
Higher waist and hip size are more strongly associated with heart attack risk than overall obesity, especially among women, according to new research.
The director of Clerks, Mallrats, Dogma and other films had finished shooting the first of two comedy specials at a club near Los Angeles when he suffered a "widow-maker" coronary, with one artery fully blocked.