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Nawaz Sharif, suffered, minor, heart attack, damage, Dr Yasmin Rashid

Nawaz Sharif suffered minor heart attack, no big damage: Dr Yasmin Rashid

10 October, 2019 5:13 pm 5:13 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Punjab Law Minister Dr Yasmin Rashid said that the jailed prime minister Nawaz Sharif had suffered a minor heart attack and there was no big damage. Addressing a press conference on Saturday, she said that the platelets of Nawaz Sharif had reached 45,000. The minister said that a heart patient is … Read More

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Wrestler Silver King dies after collapsing in the ring

05 May, 2019 9:36 pm 9:36 pm

LONDON (AFP) – Mexican wrestler Silver King, best known for playing the villain in the film “Nacho Libre”, has died after collapsing during a show in London, the venue said Sunday. The masked wrestler, 51, real name Cesar Gonzalez, was taking part in The Greatest Show of Lucha Libre event at the Roundhouse on Saturday. … Read More

Leafy green neighborhoods tied to better heart health

12 December, 2018 11:31 am 11:31 am

NW YORK (Reuters ) – People who live in neighborhoods with more green spaces may have less stress, healthier blood vessels and a lower risk of heart attacks and strokes than residents of communities without many outdoor recreation areas, a small study suggests. At the population level, residential green space has long been linked to … Read More

Inflammatory bowel disease tied to heart attack risk

12 December, 2018 9:25 am 9:25 am

(Reuters Health) – People with inflammatory bowel diseases like Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis may be up to 12 times more likely to have a heart attack, a US study suggests. Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) involves chronic or recurring inflammation of the gastrointestinal tract. Ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s are the most common forms. People with … Read More

Tech breakthrough offers early warning system for heart attacks

10 October, 2018 3:41 pm 3:41 pm

OXFORD (Reuters) – A new method of analyzing images from CT scans can predict which patients are at risk of a heart attack years before it occurs, researchers say. The technology, developed by teams at Oxford University and institutions in Germany and the United States, uses algorithms to examine the fat surrounding coronary arteries as … Read More

Defibrillator vest fails test because many heart attack survivors wouldn...

09 September, 2018 2:01 pm 2:01 pm

LONDON (Reuters ) – Patients who have just survived a heart attack and consequently have a dangerously-weak heart face a high risk of sudden death. Giving them a wearable defibrillator that can restart their heart doesn’t improve their odds, according to the formal findings of a new study of 2,302 volunteers. But the results, published … Read More

Anxiety, depression tied to higher risk of heart attack, stroke

08 August, 2018 10:41 am 10:41 am

(Reuters Health) – Adults with mood disorders like anxiety and depression may be more likely to have a heart attack or stroke than people without mental illness, a new study suggests. Researchers enrolled 221,677 people age 45 and older without any history of heart attack or stroke and tracked them for an average of nearly … Read More