If you ask people over the age of 65 what they fear most, I find that most people do not say a heart attack, but rather a stroke. "I don't want to be a burden to my family" is what many patients tell me. With improvements in health care technology, we are living longer. Show More Summary
Richard Eddy Watson, guitar-playing grandson of Doc Watson and son of the late Merle Watson, has passed away. He died on Monday evening June 1, 2015, due to a heart attack. Watson’s death came three years and two days after the death of his famous […]
Three years after suffering a heart attack, Bob Baffert admits he’s a changed man.
Simple measures of kidney function and damage may be just as good at predicting who is at risk for heart failure and death from heart attack and stroke as traditional tests of cholesterol levels and blood pressure, new Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health-led research suggests.
For $21.28 and at the cost of some months off your life, you can enjoy the Octuple Bypass Burger at the Heart Attack Grill in Las Vegas. The burger weighs in at 19,900 calories. The Octuple Bypass Burger has eight patties, which is 4 pounds of meat, 40 pieces of bacon, some chili and, of course, cheese. Show More Summary
Dennis Sheehan suffers an apparent heart attack early Wednesday in a West Hollywood hotel room
MK Dons chief scout and former Everton midfielder Andy King dies of a heart attack at the age of 58.
An NYPD sergeant had a heart attack in Police Headquarters in Manhattan on Wednesday morning, cops said.
For years, health authorities around the world have warned people that they are eating too much salt. Too much salt is causing heart attacks and strokes, according to these warnings, and in the U.S. alone, authorities say too much salt is precipitating tens of thousands of deaths annually. Yet the response from the public has […]
Friends sometimes ask: “I just want to make sure you haven’t leapt out of a window yet.” Misty-eyed spouses have thanked him for boosting their beloveds’ business. But a critic has encouraged him to have a second heart attack, and some agents have labeled him a shill. Meet Jay Thompson, the man charged with defending Zillow across the blogosphere...
Murphy died Monday from complications of a heart attack at Richmond University Medical Center, the Staten Island Advance reported. He was 88.
Northern Ireland experienced a blow this morning when their First Minister, Peter Robinson, was rushed to hospital following what onlookers suspect was a heart attack. Robinson was taken to Belfast’s Royal Victoria Hospital in an ambulance just after the 9 o’clock hour this morning. Show More Summary
It was sad news that we learned of the passing of former WWE superstar, Nelson Frazier who passed away at the age of 43 due to a massive heart attack. Frazier had multiple personas in World Wrestling Entertainment, most recently as “Big Daddy V” in the ECW brand. Show More Summary
Ritchie Havens, passed away today at the age of 72 due to a heart attack. Havens is best known for his outstanding opening set at the Woodstock festival in 1969. He blended Soul and Folk and played the acoustic guitar with a fervent style, atypical of other Folk singers. Show More Summary
It is with great sadness that we learned of the death of Randy "Macho Man" Savage who passed away of heart attack. The Macho Man was a former World Heavyweight Champion in both the WWE and WCW and was one of the biggest draws of the 80's and 90's. Show More Summary
Northern Ireland's first minister, right-wing Democratic Unionist Party (DUP) leader Peter Robinson, was hospitalised with suspicion on heart attack.
A heart attack, or myocardial infarction, is an interruption of the arterial blood flow to the heart. Untreated, it will lead to the death of part of the muscle of the heart. The heart is supplied by blood from two smallish arteries, the coronary arteries; a blockage in one of these is a heart attack. more...
If Game 3 of the Western Conference Finals is anything like Games 1 and 2, the Golden State Warriors and Houston Rockets are set to gives hoops heads everywhere a collective heart attack. Although the Warriors enter Saturday night's contest in Houston up 2-0 in the series, this matchup has been anything but one-sided. Show More Summary
Researchers reveal that stimulating the growth of lymphatic vessels after a heart attack could help regenerate the heart and amplify the healing process.
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, or COPD, is associated with increased risk of dying from a cardiovascular disease such as heart failure or a heart attack, as well as diseases not associated with the heart. However, COPD is not by itself associated with increased likelihood of having a stroke or a systemic embolism, according to a new research study.