Baltimore County Woman Is Brought Back To Life After A Medical Miracle A Baltimore County woman is calling it a medical miracle after being brought back to life.
Your Waist Size May Be More Important Than Weight For Multiple Heart Attack RiskHeart attack survivors who carry extra weight around their belly are at greater risk of another heart attack, new research has found, another reason why measuring your waist may be more important than stepping on the scale.
Both The 'Top' And 'Bottom' Blood Pressure Numbers Can Increase Risk Of Heart Attack And Stroke, Study SaysPeople who forget to look at the bottom number in a blood pressure reading may want to check again. When uncontrolled, both measures of blood pressure can increase the risk of heart attack and stroke, according to a study published Wednesday in the New England Journal of Medicine.
Smoking Sharply Rises Young Women's Risk Of A Serious Type Of Heart Attack, Study SaysSmoking is bad for your heart, especially if you are a young woman. Women under 50 who smoke may face the highest risk of a serious type of heart attack compared to men, according to a new study published Monday in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
Heart Attacks Are On The Rise Among Young Women, Study ShowsThe risk of having a heart attack appears to be rising among young women, according to a new study, and researchers are trying to figure out why.
Drinking 2 Or More Diet Beverages A Day Linked To High Risk Of Stroke, Heart AttacksPrevious research has shown a link between diet beverages and stroke, dementia, Type 2 diabetes, obesity and metabolic syndrome, which can lead to heart disease and diabetes.
Researchers Create Heart Attack Prediction ToolMedical researchers affiliated with Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.
Coast Guard Medevacs Man Suffering From Possible Heart Attack Off Ocean City CoastThe Coast Guard medevaced a man suffering from symptoms of a possible heart attack about 20 miles east of Ocean City Tuesday afternoon.
Uber Driver Suffers Heart Attack Helping Girl Hit By TaxiA good Samaritan suffered a fatal heart attack after stepping in to help a 6-year-old girl struck by a taxi in Washington last weekend.
Beware Extremes: Exercise, Anger May Trigger Heart AttackIf you're angry or upset, you might want to simmer down before heading out for an intense run or gym workout. A large, international study ties heavy exertion while stressed or mad to a tripled risk of having a heart attack within an hour.
Study: Good Heart Attack Care Could Add A Year to Your LifeGoing to the right hospital for heart attack care could add a year to your life, a new study suggests.
New App Could Help Save Heart Attack VictimsIt's designed to be faster than a first responder. A new smart phone app will connect heart attack victims with the closest person trained in CPR.
Police: Man Robbing Grocery Suffers Fatal Heart AttackThe Harford County Sheriff's Office says a man suffered a fatal heart attack as he was robbing a grocery in Edgewood.
Study: Regular Exercise Adds Years To Life SpanAll that exercise will pay off, and could even add years to your life. Canadian researchers recently found young adults who did 150 minutes of moderate exercise a week added up to five years to their lives.
Va. Woman Dies After Collapse At Half Marathon In Md.A pastor says a 38-year-old Virginia woman has died after suffering a heart attack at the finish line of a half marathon in Frederick.