Heart attack

Heavy Snowfall Associated To Heart Attack On Men

Heavy Snowfall May Lead To Heart Attack On Men; Shovelling The Culprit?

By Carrie Winters - Feb 15, 2017 05:30 AM EST

A recent study indicates that snow shoveling has been associated of higher heart attack risk on men. The study also presents that there have been several men brought to hospitals for heart attack after a heavy snowfall.

'Amygdala'

The Link Between Stress And Heart Disease Have Been Discovered; Managing Stress Key To Good Health

By Carrie Winters - Jan 13, 2017 04:10 PM EST

It already is known that stress has a certain effect on a person's heart health. The only thing that remains a mystery still is the link between the two.

Alan Thicke

Alan Thicke Dies of Heart attack While Playing Hockey With His Son

By Najia Aziz - Dec 17, 2016 06:02 AM EST

Alan Thicke’s son Robin Thicke’s publicist Careleen Donovon officially broke the news that Alan Thicke died of a heart attack at the age of 69, on Tuesday in Los Angeles.

Getty Images

Untreated Sleep Apnea Can Increase The Risk Of Heart Attack, Stroke

By Dipannita - Jun 17, 2016 12:13 PM EDT

Not treating sleep apnea and other sleep-related problems in people who have had a procedure done to open blocked arteries may increase the risk of heart attack and stroke. These are the findings of a new study conducted by a team of researchers at Kobe Central Hospital in Japan.

Getty Images

Low-Salt Diet May Increase the Risk of Heart Attack and Early Deaths

By Jenn Loro - May 28, 2016 09:33 AM EDT

New findings reveal that low-salt diet leads to a heightened risk of heart attacks, early deaths, and other types of cardiovascular diseases. But the American Heart Association disagrees and firmly maintains its recommendation of 1,500 milligrams of salt per day.

ICU patient

One In Four Heart Attack Patients Suffer Heart Failure Within Four Years

By R. Siva Kumar - May 25, 2016 10:31 AM EDT

About one in four heart attack patients tend to suffer heart failure in just four years. The risk increases due to a number of factors including age and socio-economic deprivation.

Nick George Menza

Ex-MEGADETH Drummer Nick Menza, 51, Dies During Performance

By R. Siva Kumar - May 23, 2016 07:39 AM EDT

MEGADETH drummer collapsed during a performance with his band, OHM: at California.

Getty Images

WWE News And Rumors: Blackjack Mulligan Passes Away At 73

By Jenn Loro - Apr 10, 2016 09:02 AM EDT

WWE Hall of Famer Robert Windham, better known as Blackjack Mulligan, has recently passed away due to health issues. The villainous-looking pro-wrestler was inducted to the Hall of Fame in 2006 along with tag team partner Blackjack Lanza for their impressive track record at the franchise.

Nick Jonas and Demi Lovato

Demi Lovato's Retort To Pushers: 'Take Your Negativity Elsewhere'

By R. Siva Kumar - Mar 25, 2016 09:38 AM EDT

Demi Lovato and Nick Jonas have good plans for a world tour, but she cannot stand fans who expect too much from her.

Michael Johnston

American Airlines Pilot who Died Mid-Flight Identified as Veteran Michael Johnston

By Cheri Cheng - Oct 06, 2015 09:35 AM EDT

The American Airlines pilot who died mid-flight between Boston and Phoenix has been identified as Capt. Michael Johnston.

Man suffers from heart attack

Scarring Post Heart Attack Can Be Treated With New Protein Patch To Stimulate Tissue Regeneration

By R. Siva Kumar - Sep 22, 2015 09:15 AM EDT

Scientists have developed a natural protein that can repair damaged heart tissue.

Government Urges Lower Blood Pressure Guidelines to Save Lives

Government Urges Lower Blood Pressure Guidelines to Save Lives

By Dustin Braden - Sep 11, 2015 06:13 PM EDT

Thousands of lives could be saved every year if people would try to reach lower blood pressure levels than those currently recommended by medical researchers.

Testosterone

Testosterone Supplements Don't Help With Sex But Not Bad For Heart: Study

By Peter R - Aug 13, 2015 10:58 AM EDT

A new study found no sex benefits of older men taking testosterone supplements. The study also established that such supplements don't increase heart attack and stroke risk.

Advil, painkiller

FDA Strengthens Warning Labels on Over-the-Counter, Non-aspirin Painkillers

By Cheri Cheng - Jul 10, 2015 03:49 PM EDT

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has strengthened the warning labels for some over-the-counter, non-aspirin painkillers.

Jerry Weintraub

George Clooney Pays Tribute to the Late Jerry Weintraub

By Cheri Cheng - Jul 07, 2015 02:48 PM EDT

Legendary producer Jerry Weintraub passed away Monday morning at the age of 77.

Fun Stuff

Editor's pick

Real Time Analytics