A founding member of the golf club hosting this week's Dubai Desert Classic has died after suffering cardiac arrest while warming up on the driving range before the pro-am for the European Tour event.
Heart attack and musculoskeletal injuries are real risks during snowstorms. Shoveling snow during the Blizzard of 2015 has sent a man from Trumbull, Connecticut, to the emergency room. On Tuesday, an 80-year-old man suffered a heart attack while shoveling snow according to NECN. Show More Summary
Full implementation of new hypertension guidelines could prevent 56,000 cardiovascular disease events (mostly heart attacks and strokes) and 13,000 deaths each year, without increasing overall health care costs, an analysis conducted by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center found. Show More Summary
Those automatic defibrillators that dot every office building, airport and shopping mall around the country? They undoubtedly have saved people who otherwise might have dropped dead from a heart attack. But too often, they fail miserably at the very moment they are most needed.Read full article >>
You're warned every year, but it bears repeating as the northeast starts to dig out from as much as 30 inches of snow: Shoveling lots of wet, heavy snow presents a real risk of heart attack if you're not in shape to do it. And musculoskeletal injuries are even more common. Read full article >>
According to a published report, medical testing suggests Patriots running back Mosi Tatupu had chronic traumatic encephalopathy before he died of a heart attack in 2010 at age 54. The Boston Globe reported Tuesday that a sample of Tatupu’s brain sent to Boston University’s CTE Center showed the “tau” protein accumulation associated with the degenerative…
According to a published report, former Patriots running back Mosi Tatupu was dealing with chronic traumatic encephalopathy before passing away of a heart attack at the age of 54 in 2010. The Boston Globe reported Tuesday that a sample of Tatupu’s brain sent to Boston University’s CTE Center showed the “tau” protein accumulation associated with…
Canadian figure skating legend Toller Cranston has died at the age of 65 in Mexico. The cause is yet unclear but is thought to be a heart attack, and no foul play is suspected in his death. Cranston was known...
Patients seen in the emergency department for chest pain who did not have a heart attack appeared to be at low risk of experiencing a heart attack during short- and longer-term follow-up and that risk was not affected by the initial diagnostic testing strategy, according to a study.
From Dick in a Box to Lindsay Lohan's busty Hermione, look back at the SNL moments that almost gave the FCC a heart attack.
The price of college textbooks in America can give you a heart attack. Students aren’t buying new books as much as they used to, which in a normal market would mean the publishers would have to lower prices- you know, supply and demand. Show More Summary
I will never forget the doctor who delivered my baby after I had suffered a coronary artery dissection.
As Pamela Meredith sank onto her living room sofa to watch an action movie with her visiting grandson, she felt unusually relieved that their busy day was over. The sultry heat of a Washington August, combined with the pace required to keep up with an active 12-year-old, had sapped her energy, which had flagged in recent weeks. Show More Summary
High cholesterol levels in older age are a familiar risk factor for heart attacks, and doctors warn that the danger can start much sooner for many. But how soon should you start worrying?
Said Toller Cranston — "the Rudolf Nureyev of figure skating" — who has died of a heart attack at the age of 65.Here's his free skate at the 1976 Olympics:
An attorney representing the family of the Chicago Cubs great Ernie Banks said the Hall of Famer died after suffering a heart attack.
On December 15, 2014, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) have approved a new test that might help health care professionals identify those patients before they experience a serious CHD event, like a heart attack. The test is designed...Show More Summary
Ernie Banks, the greatest Chicago Cub in the team’s history, died of a heart attack late Friday evening at the age of 83. Spending 19 seasons with the same team, Banks earned the nickname “Mr. Cub” while architecting a Hall of Fame career...Show More Summary
The lawyer for the family of Chicago baseball great Ernie Banks said on Sunday that the legendary player died Friday at Northwestern Memorial Hospital after suffering a heart attack, just a week short of his 84th birthday.
Nelson A. Rockefeller, became vice president of the U.S. and governor of N.Y., but never achieved his long-time goal of being president.