Gwen Minnis, a 47-year-old woman from Lehigh Acres, Florida, called 911 on March 13 because she believed she was having a heart attack. It must have been a terrifyingly familiar feeling. Minnis was just home from the hospital three days earlier, after suffering a first heart attack. Show More Summary
A Florida sheriff’s deputy has been fired after an investigation showed that he ignored a 911 call from a woman having a heart attack so that he could finish his pizza lunch, according to WZVN. Lee County Sheriff Mike Scott fired Yvan Fernandez following an Internal Affairs report that showed...
Matt LaChappa suffered a heart attack before a game in 1996, but the team re-signs him each season so he can keep his health insurance.
Fall 2007 while recovering from my heart attack, I began a period of soul searching. At the time,... Read the whole entry... » Comments I'm really impressed along with your writing skills and also... by Leann Carland Loved this post, I was at one of the first Beale Street Music... Show More Summary
I learned how to perform CPR on my way to Eagle Scout. But, all that theoretical training couldn’t prepare me for the real thing. A stranger suffered a heart attack on Sunday and I helped bring him back to life. This is what that felt like. Read more...
Tell me, how does one fake feeling as though they are having a heart attack, feeling as if their airways are closing, their body is shutting down, yet at the same time wants to run far, far away?
Harry Laventure, 68, of Canarsie, Brooklyn, was driving a yellow cab when he crashed into the back of the city tour bus after suffering the medical emergency at Church and Murray Sts. at 10:47 a.m. on Sunday, police said.
Your friends nearly have a heart attack when you wear heels. You're not even taller than them. You're just almost the same height.
A Southwest Airline flight attendant claims the carrier is responsible for her husband’s death. Kelly Ilczyszyn has accused airline staffers of leaving her 46-year-old husband to die in the bathroom when he suffered a heart attack during a flight. Show More Summary
Fall 2007 while recovering from my heart attack, I began a period of soul searching. At the time, almost 20 years had passed since I tried my hand at writing… The following article was my attempt to get back into the writing mode. The piece … Read the rest
Rich Roll was having a heart attack on his staircase. He was fat. He hated his work. He was unhappy.
A taxi driver suffered a heart attack and rear-ended a tour bus in Manhattan Sunday, a police source said.
"Batman '66" artist Ty Templeton is off a ventilator and able to talk as he awaits a second surgery after suffering a heart attack earlier this week.
Half of all patients who survive a cardiac arrest experience problems with cognitive functions such as memory and attention, a major international study shows. Surprisingly, however, a control group comprising heart attack patients had largely the same level of problems. Show More Summary
Researchers have begun enrolling participants in a multicenter international clinical trial to test whether statin administration can reduce the risk for major adverse cardiovascular events, such as heart attacks, strokes, and heart disease, in people with HIV infection. Show More Summary
Each season the San Diego Padres re-sign their second-round pick from the 1993 draft, even though he hasn't played in nearly 20 years. After former pitcher Matt LaChappa suffered a heart attack in the bullpen in 1996, he suffered brain damage, cutting his career short and confining him to a wheelchair. Show More Summary
Brigid Alverson has her usual smart write-up here on Ty Templeton's condition and what people can do for the family. The cartoonist is in an induced coma and the family is waiting for his situation to stabilize. I was in the same place...Show More Summary
As if divorce wasn’t painful enough, sorry to be the bearer of bad news, but a new study shows that divorce plays a significant role in determining a woman’s likelihood of getting a heart attack. Researchers found that divorced women are more likely to get heart attacks than those who stay married. Show More Summary
Indiana Pacers fans had a collective heart attack Wednesday night, after Paul George heard a pop in his left leg (not the one that was injured in horrific fashion last The post Paul George Says Leg Injury Not Serious (VIDEO) appeared first on SLAMonline.
Divorce was linked to a higher risk for heart attack, especially in women, even those who remarry.