Doctors Now Advising Against Daily Low-Dose Aspirin To Prevent Heart Attack, Stroke If you’re a healthy older adult looking for ways to reduce your risk of heart attack and stroke, don’t turn to that age-old standby: daily low-dose aspirin.
Alleged Thief Dies From Heart Attack After Neighbors Confront Him An alleged thief died after he was confronted by neighbors in Stockton.
Study: Drinking 2 Or More Diet Beverages A Day Linked To High Risk Of Stroke, Heart AttacksMore bad news for diet soda lovers: Drinking two or more of any kind of artificially sweetened drinks a day is linked to an increased risk of clot-based strokes, heart attacks and early death in women over 50, according to a new study by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.
Studies: Low-dose Aspirin May Not Prevent Initial Heart Attack, StrokeTaking a low-dose aspirin every day has long been known to cut the chances of another heart attack, stroke or other heart problem in people who already have had one, but the risks don't outweigh the benefits for most other folks, major new research finds.
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.
New Life-Saving Test Diagnoses Heart Attacks Faster At UC DavisThe new test can shave hours off the time required to diagnose a heart attack and is only available at the UC Davis Medical Center.
Why Heart Attack Symptoms Are Sometimes Missed In WomenAmong adults 55 and younger, women may be more likely than men to experience lesser-known acute heart attack symptoms in addition to chest pain, a new study has found.
Heart Attack Survivor Goes To Great Lengths To Thank RescuersWhen Dennis Ow had a heart attack in the middle of a training run last year, he wanted to thank the men and women who helped save his life, and now he’s doing it in a unique way.
Frank Sinatra Jr. Dies At Age 72Frank Sinatra Jr., who carried on his famous father's legacy with his own music career, has died. He was 72.
Study: Heart Attack Sufferers Don’t Need To Fear Having SexA new study reveals that people who have suffered heart attacks don’t need to fear having sex.
School Procedure On Student Health Issues?A teenager’s sudden death at school has parents searching for answers about his last minutes.
Wild Black Bear Eats Most Of Heart-Attack Victim In Humboldt CountyAuthorities say a wild black bear ate most of a Northern California man who likely died earlier of a heart attack.
Stockton Mother, Children Attacked At Home By Man With ScrewdriverA mother and her children were robbed in their Stockton home by a screwdriver-wielding attacker.
‘Green Mile’ Actor Michael Clarke Duncan Dead At 54Michael Clarke Duncan's fiancee says the Oscar nominee for "The Green Mile" has died while being hospitalized following a July heart attack.
Doctors Find Clue In Quest To Predict Heart AttackCalifornia scientists are hunting ways to predict who's about to have a heart attack, and they say they've found a key clue.