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Deseret News
Women may have unusual symptoms during a heart attackDRAPER — Jolene Wolstenholme's energy level had been low. She chalked it up to
Women may have unusual symptoms during a heart attack
Deseret News / Posted yesterday
DRAPER — Jolene Wolstenholme's energy level had been low. She chalked it up to the regular symptoms of getting a little older. "I just thought I was terribly out of shape," said Wolstenholme, 53, who lives in Draper. "Not thinking of heart attack, I... Read more
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FOX News
Mom in mourning hears daughter's heart beat in friend's chestThe mother of a Chicago pre-med student who died in a drowning accident last su
Mom in mourning hears daughter's heart beat in friend's chest
FOX News / Posted yesterday
The mother of a Chicago pre-med student who died in a drowning accident last summer has had the chance to hear her daughter’s heart beat again— in the chest of a close friend. Nikki, whose last name was not disclosed, strongly believed in organ... Read more
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ABC News
Woman Donates Late Teen Daughter's Heart to Save Friend's LifeWhen 49-year-old Vicki Olds' daughter, Domonique "Nikki" Smith, unexpectedly di
Woman Donates Late Teen Daughter's Heart to Save Friend's Life
ABC News / Posted 3 days ago
When 49-year-old Vicki Olds' daughter, Domonique "Nikki" Smith, unexpectedly died at age 18 in June 2015, the grieving mother immediately offered to donate Nikki's heart to her friend, Tanisha Bahsam. Basham, who was suffering from congestive heart... Read more
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FOX News
Signs of cardiac arrest can appear weeks before event, study suggestsSue Chlebek was on her regular three-mile walk with a friend one spring morning
Signs of cardiac arrest can appear weeks before event, study suggests
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
Sue Chlebek was on her regular three-mile walk with a friend one spring morning when she told her companion she was so short of breath, she must be dominating the conversation. About two hours later, she went into sudden cardiac arrest just seconds... Read more
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Science Daily
Do you know your numbers? 30 minutes of exercise five out of seven days a week can reduce heart attack risk"More people know about heart health now than they did 20 years ago," said Dr.
Do you know your numbers? 30 minutes of exercise five out of seven days a week can reduce heart attack risk
Science Daily / Posted 4 days ago
"More people know about heart health now than they did 20 years ago," said Dr. Gretchen Wells, Director of Women's Heart Health at the Gill Heart Institute. "But we still have a lot of work to do, especially with women, whose symptoms can be... Read more
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KUSI News San Diego
Illumina Inc. partners with two universities and healthcare organization for research projectSAN DIEGO (KUSI) - San Diego-based Illumina Inc. announced Monday deals with tw
Illumina Inc. partners with two universities and healthcare organization for research project
KUSI News San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
SAN DIEGO (KUSI) - San Diego-based Illumina Inc. announced Monday deals with two universities and a pair of healthcare organizations to genotype large sample collections in a pilot study. The data derived from the collections at Vanderbilt... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
San Diego-based Illumina Inc. Announces Genotyping PartnershipSan Diego-based Illumina Inc. announced deals on Monday with two universities a
San Diego-based Illumina Inc. Announces Genotyping Partnership
KPBS San Diego / Posted 5 days ago
San Diego-based Illumina Inc. announced deals on Monday with two universities and a pair of healthcare organizations to genotype large sample collections in a pilot study. The data derived from the collections at Vanderbilt University, University of... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
New Heart Program Leader for Main Line HealthMain Line Health named Dr. William Gray as its new chief of its cardiovascular
New Heart Program Leader for Main Line Health
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 5 days ago
Main Line Health named Dr. William Gray as its new chief of its cardiovascular disease division. He was also appointed as the first president of the Lankenau Heart Institute. Gray, an interventional cardiologist, succeeds Dr. Peter Kowey, who was in... Read more
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WAND TV 17 Decatur
Citizens invited to check heart health during National Heart MonthDECATUR - HSHS St. Mary's Hospital officials are encouraging citizens to take a
Citizens invited to check heart health during National Heart Month
WAND TV 17 Decatur / Posted 8 days ago
DECATUR - HSHS St. Mary's Hospital officials are encouraging citizens to take a closer look at their heart health during National Heart Month. Officials say in the United States, high blood pressure is the leading cause of heart disease and stroke,... Read more
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Science Daily
Promising results from clinical study using plasmid DNA gene therapy: Hope for critical limb ischemia patients"These positive results are exciting, and VM202 shows great promise for treatin
Promising results from clinical study using plasmid DNA gene therapy: Hope for critical limb ischemia patients
Science Daily / Posted 9 days ago
"These positive results are exciting, and VM202 shows great promise for treating patients with this debilitating disease who often have limited therapeutic options," said Dr. Emerson C. Perin, Director of the Stem Cell Center at the Texas Heart... Read more
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Science Daily
To help diabetics, intelligent socks are paired with smartphonesChanges in pressure are registered as electrical signals and relayed to a smart
To help diabetics, intelligent socks are paired with smartphones
Science Daily / Posted 10 days ago
Changes in pressure are registered as electrical signals and relayed to a smartphone app, which informs the patient of developing risk. By giving patients the tools to prevent the development of foot ulcers, this can dramatically reduce health care... Read more
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Newswise
Expert Available to Comment on New Statement From the American Heart Association Re: Heart Attacks in Women Available for logged-in reporters only EXPERT AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON NEW ST
Expert Available to Comment on New Statement From the American Heart Association Re: Heart Attacks in Women
Newswise / Posted 11 days ago
Available for logged-in reporters only EXPERT AVAILABLE TO COMMENT ON NEW STATEMENT FROM THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION RE: HEART ATTACKS IN... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Families Seek Funds to Pay for Life-Saving SurgeriesBy Scovia Atuhaire and Beatrice Nakibuuka Gorreti Kebirungi, 9 is battling Tub
Families Seek Funds to Pay for Life-Saving Surgeries
AllAfrica.com / Posted 12 days ago
By Scovia Atuhaire and Beatrice Nakibuuka Gorreti Kebirungi, 9 is battling Tuberculosis spine (Potts disease), an infection she got in 2010, when she was three and a half years old. Kebirungi lives with her father Clovis Agaba and the family hails... Read more
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The Forward
Obama Calls Shimon Peres To Wish Him Well After Heart AttackJERUSALEM — U.S. President Barack Obama called former Israeli President Shimon
Obama Calls Shimon Peres To Wish Him Well After Heart Attack
The Forward / Posted 13 days ago
JERUSALEM — U.S. President Barack Obama called former Israeli President Shimon Peres to wish him well after his recent heart attack. During their conversation, Obama thanked Peres for their long friendship, a statement from Peres’ office said. “I... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Biblical Rx for better health: Cardiologist launches biblically based series to improve the body's chemistryDr. James Marcum calls Jan. 30 "one of the poorest health days of the year." "
Biblical Rx for better health: Cardiologist launches biblically based series to improve the body's chemistry
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
Dr. James Marcum calls Jan. 30 "one of the poorest health days of the year." "People have gotten their credit card bills from Christmas; they're coming due and that's building stress. Some have made New Year's resolutions that they aren't sticking... Read more
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express
Greatest living explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes on suffering cardiac arrestEXCLUSIVE: THE SAS hero, £19m fundraiser and intrepid adventurer reveals deta
Greatest living explorer Sir Ranulph Fiennes on suffering cardiac arrest
express / Posted 15 days ago
EXCLUSIVE: THE SAS hero, £19m fundraiser and intrepid adventurer reveals details about his heart attack and the surgeon who helped him continue his incredible adventures Sir... Read more
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Business Wire
ViroMed Publishes Results from Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) Phase II Clinical StudySEOUL, Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ViroMed Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ:084990) has announced
ViroMed Publishes Results from Critical Limb Ischemia (CLI) Phase II Clinical Study
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
SEOUL, Korea--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ViroMed Co., Ltd. (KOSDAQ:084990) has announced the publication of the results from successfully completed phase II clinical study of VM202 for the treatment of critical limb ischemia in the January issue of Gene... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Family, Friends Mourn UPC's Patrick MwondhaFamily, friends, clergy, UPC party members and government officials have eulogi
Family, Friends Mourn UPC's Patrick Mwondha
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
Family, friends, clergy, UPC party members and government officials have eulogised Patrick Mwondha, who died on Wednesday at Mulago Hospital, as a kind man, faithful, a loving father, a committed statesman and encyclopedia to his party. Mr Mwonda,... Read more
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KXXV Waco
The Heart Institute of East Texas, CHI St. Luke's Memorial celebrate new facilityThe Heart Institute of East Texas and CHI St. Luke's Memorial celebrated the op
The Heart Institute of East Texas, CHI St. Luke's Memorial celebrate new facility
KXXV Waco / Posted 16 days ago
The Heart Institute of East Texas and CHI St. Luke's Memorial celebrated the opening of a brand new facility at the business after five event. The Vein and Leg Pain Center of East Texas and Heart Failure Clinic opening had an impressive... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
The Heart Institute of East Texas, CHI St. Luke's Memorial celebrate new facilityThe Heart Institute of East Texas and CHI St. Luke's Memorial celebrated the op
The Heart Institute of East Texas, CHI St. Luke's Memorial celebrate new facility
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 16 days ago
The Heart Institute of East Texas and CHI St. Luke's Memorial celebrated the opening of a brand new facility at the business after five event. The Vein and Leg Pain Center of East Texas and Heart Failure Clinic opening had an impressive... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Former Minister Patrick Mwondha DeadPatrick Mwondha, a former minister in Dr Apollo Milton Obote's government from
Former Minister Patrick Mwondha Dead
AllAfrica.com / Posted 17 days ago
Patrick Mwondha, a former minister in Dr Apollo Milton Obote's government from 1980 to 1985, died yesterday at the Uganda Heart Institute, Mulago where he had been hospitalised. Announcing the death yesterday, Jimmy Akena, the member of Parliament... Read more
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The Forward
A 'Rejuvenated' Shimon Peres is Discharged From Hospital After Heart AttackJERUSALEM — Former Israeli President Shimon Peres was discharged from the hospi
A 'Rejuvenated' Shimon Peres is Discharged From Hospital After Heart Attack
The Forward / Posted 18 days ago
JERUSALEM — Former Israeli President Shimon Peres was discharged from the hospital after suffering a mild heart attack. “I feel rejuvenated and I am ready to return to serving our wonderful country that I love so much,” Peres, 92, said Tuesday as he... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Heart LifeVest can save the ‘walking dead’AUSTIN (KXAN) — Heart disease remains the number one killer in America, and if
Heart LifeVest can save the ‘walking dead’
WWLP Springfield / Posted 18 days ago
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Heart disease remains the number one killer in America, and if you go into cardiac arrest, your life could be measured in seconds if not minutes. More and more doctors are providing their patients with LifeVest, a defibrillator built... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
TCAR procedure offers potentially safer method for high-risk stroke patientsThe carotid arteries supply oxygenated blood to the brain. Every year, more tha
TCAR procedure offers potentially safer method for high-risk stroke patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 19 days ago
The carotid arteries supply oxygenated blood to the brain. Every year, more than 300,000 people in the United States are diagnosed with blockages, or plaques, in their carotid artery. When these arteries become blocked due to plaque build-up, an... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Innovative microfiber pad could improve diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection in infants and elderly patientsContamination of urine samples from infants and the elderly is so common that p
Innovative microfiber pad could improve diagnosis of Urinary Tract Infection in infants and elderly patients
News-Medical-Net / Posted 20 days ago
Contamination of urine samples from infants and the elderly is so common that physicians often needlessly prescribe broad-spectrum antibiotics prophylactically. Now, a team at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem's BioDesign: Medical Innovation program... Read more
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The Hindu
Mumbai Marathon: Bigger, better than ever beforeOverwhelming majority of participants contend that this year’s marathon was mor
Mumbai Marathon: Bigger, better than ever before
The Hindu / Posted 20 days ago
Overwhelming majority of participants contend that this year’s marathon was more professionally organised than previous editions. s the 13th edition of the Standard Chartered Mumbai Marathon took off in the early hours of a chilly morning, the... Read more
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asianage
Insufficient drinking water saw marathoners suffer cramps, collapseAthlete Sudha Singh lies down after she collapsed on finishing the Mumbai marat
Insufficient drinking water saw marathoners suffer cramps, collapse
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
Athlete Sudha Singh lies down after she collapsed on finishing the Mumbai marathon —Shripad Naik Hot and humid weather coupled with lack of sufficient drinking water resulted in many marathon participants suffering from cramps, dehydration and even... Read more
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Ghanaweb.com
Sugar riskier than fat to our hearts-ResearchersHealth News of Sunday, 17 January 2016 Coronary heart disease is on the increa
Sugar riskier than fat to our hearts-Researchers
Ghanaweb.com / Posted 21 days ago
Health News of Sunday, 17 January 2016 Coronary heart disease is on the increase throughout the world including Ghana, to the extent that many heart patients are admitted daily at Korle Bu teaching hospital Accra and other health centers. Research... Read more
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cmt.com
Pete Huttlinger, Acclaimed Guitarist, Dead at 54Pete Huttlinger, a gifted guitarist who inspired others with his music, resilie
Pete Huttlinger, Acclaimed Guitarist, Dead at 54
cmt.com / Posted 21 days ago
Pete Huttlinger, a gifted guitarist who inspired others with his music, resilience and optimism, died Friday (Jan. 15) of a stroke at a Nashville hospital after many years of medical adversities. A native of Washington, D.C., the 54-year-old... Read more
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Alaska Public
An obscure rule may be driving up Alaska health care costs Buried deep in the October 2004 supplement of the Alaska Administrative Code
An obscure rule may be driving up Alaska health care costs
Alaska Public / Posted 22 days ago
Buried deep in the October 2004 supplement of the Alaska Administrative Code are a few sentences a lot of Alaska health care experts are talking about right now. It’s called the 80th... Read more
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The Jewish Week
Shimon Peres Suffers Mild Heart AttackPeres, 92, was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after feeling chest pains
Shimon Peres Suffers Mild Heart Attack
The Jewish Week / Posted 23 days ago
Peres, 92, was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after feeling chest pains. He underwent a cardiac angioplasty at the Heart Institute of Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer to open a blocked artery, according to reports. Peres will remain... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Shimon Peres suffers mild heart attackFormer Israeli President Shimon Peres reportedly was feeling well after sufferi
Shimon Peres suffers mild heart attack
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 23 days ago
Former Israeli President Shimon Peres reportedly was feeling well after suffering a mild heart attack. Peres, 92, was taken to the hospital Thursday morning after feeling chest pains. He underwent a cardiac angioplasty at the Heart Institute of... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Peres in Stable Condition Following Heart ProcedureUN Secy-Gen Ban Ki-moon and outgoing Pres. Shimon Peres. Wednesday July 23 2014
Peres in Stable Condition Following Heart Procedure
The Jewish Press / Posted 23 days ago
UN Secy-Gen Ban Ki-moon and outgoing Pres. Shimon Peres. Wednesday July 23 2014Photo Credit: Yonatan Sindel / Flash 90 Former President Shimon Peres, 92, is reported in stable condition and resting comfortably after having undergone emergency... Read more
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Washington State Department of Transportation
2016 - April grand opening celebration announced for SR 520’s new floating bridgeFun run and bike ride part of grand opening activities; traffic moves onto worl
2016 - April grand opening celebration announced for SR 520’s new floating bridge
Washington State Department of Transportation / Posted 25 days ago
Fun run and bike ride part of grand opening activities; traffic moves onto world’s new longest floating bridge in late April SEATTLE – The public will have the chance to run, bike or simply stroll across the world’s longest floating bridge in April.... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Some cardiac arrest victims ignore warning signsWASHINGTON (AP) — Sudden cardiac arrest may not always be so sudden: New resear
Some cardiac arrest victims ignore warning signs
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 25 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Sudden cardiac arrest may not always be so sudden: New research suggests a lot of people may ignore potentially life-saving warning signs hours, days, even a few weeks before they collapse. Cardiac arrest claims about 350,000... Read more
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The Malaysian Insider
Najib visits Hadi in hospital Published: 12 January 2016 6:49 PM Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak wit
Najib visits Hadi in hospital
The Malaysian Insider / Posted 25 days ago
Published: 12 January 2016 6:49 PM Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak with PAS leader Datuk Seri Abdul Hadi Awang at the National Heart Institute (IJN). – Facebook pic, January 12, 2016. Prime Minister Datuk Seri... Read more
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Rocky Mount Telegram
The Rocky Mount TelegramWASHINGTON – Sudden cardiac arrest may not always be so sudden: New research su
The Rocky Mount Telegram
Rocky Mount Telegram / Posted 26 days ago
WASHINGTON – Sudden cardiac arrest may not always be so sudden: New research suggests a lot of people may ignore potentially life-saving warning signs hours, days, even a few weeks before they collapse. Cardiac arrest claims about 350,000 U.S. lives... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Cedars-Sinai researcher receives $2.5 million grant to develop risk assessment tool for sudden cardiac arrestA Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute physician researcher has received a $2.5 million
Cedars-Sinai researcher receives $2.5 million grant to develop risk assessment tool for sudden cardiac arrest
News-Medical-Net / Posted 26 days ago
A Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute physician researcher has received a $2.5 million grant from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute to develop a risk assessment tool that could identify patients susceptible to sudden cardiac arrest, a usually... Read more
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The Scientist
If It Ain't Broke . . .TECHNO BEAT: The complex electronics that drive Carmat’s artificial heartCARMAT
If It Ain't Broke . . .
The Scientist / Posted 26 days ago
TECHNO BEAT: The complex electronics that drive Carmat’s artificial heartCARMAT In the mid-1960s, Bud Frazier met a 19-year-old man who had traveled with his mother from Italy to Texas to receive an aortic valve replacement. Frazier was in medical... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
AchieversGordon appointed CEO at VectorLearning VectorLearning announced its appointmen
Achievers
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
Gordon appointed CEO at VectorLearning VectorLearning announced its appointment of Jeff Gordon as chief executive officer. Lang elected Holland & Knight partner Holland & Knight elected Robert Lang to partnership in Tampa. Perry joins Stevens... Read more
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KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches
Lufkin CHI Memorial bringing heart van to East TexansA new van outfitted with the latest heart imaging devices will soon be availabl
Lufkin CHI Memorial bringing heart van to East Texans
KTRE Lufkin and Nacogdoches / Posted 29 days ago
A new van outfitted with the latest heart imaging devices will soon be available for all East Texans. The van is part of the partnership between CHI St.Luke's Memorial hospital and the Heart Institute. The van will be used for patients in the rural... Read more

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