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#Heart Attacks

# heart-attacks - Wednesday 23 January, 2019

Study says healthy adults shouldn't take aspirin daily due to bleeding risks
# Aspirin
# Aspirin

Study says healthy adults shouldn't take aspirin daily due to bleeding risks

Jan 23rd 2019, 8:19 AM 15,665 Views 12 Comments

Statistically, the benefits were close to the risks.

# heart-attacks - Thursday 8 November, 2018

Smoking and diabetes have a greater impact on heart attack risk in women than men - study
# Bmj
# Bmj

Smoking and diabetes have a greater impact on heart attack risk in women than men - study

Nov 8th 2018, 6:15 AM 5,777 Views 11 Comments

Smoking increased a woman’s risk of a heart attack by 55% more than it increased the risk in a man.

# heart-attacks - Thursday 1 February, 2018

Migraine associated with heart attack, stroke, blood clots and irregular heart rate
# Stroke
# Stroke

Migraine associated with heart attack, stroke, blood clots and irregular heart rate

Feb 1st 2018, 6:15 AM 15,082 Views 36 Comments

Around one billion people worldwide are affected by migraine.

# heart-attacks - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

The number of heart-related deaths rose significantly in Ireland after the 2008 crash
# Stress
# Stress

The number of heart-related deaths rose significantly in Ireland after the 2008 crash

Aug 9th 2017, 8:57 AM 6,528 Views 11 Comments

A study found a 17.2% increase in cardiovascular-related deaths following the 2008 economic crash.

# heart-attacks - Saturday 29 April, 2017

World-first trial shows single injection could help patients recover after heart attacks
# Cork
# Cork

World-first trial shows single injection could help patients recover after heart attacks

Apr 29th 2017, 6:30 AM 34,019 Views 16 Comments

The breakthrough could lead to improved quality of life and life expectancy for patients.

# heart-attacks - Sunday 1 January, 2017

'Children should be screened for cholesterol to cut down on heart attacks'
# Child Heart Attack
# Child Heart Attack

'Children should be screened for cholesterol to cut down on heart attacks'

Jan 1st 2017, 8:00 AM 11,376 Views 18 Comments

A rare condition can increase chance of a heart attack by 100 times if not detected.

# heart-attacks - Monday 11 May, 2015

Lambs die after their ears are cut off in violent attack
# Heart Attacks
# Heart Attacks

Lambs die after their ears are cut off in violent attack

May 11th 2015, 10:30 AM 34,061 Views 68 Comments

This could make you very sad and/or angry.

# heart-attacks - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

Heart attacks are hard to diagnose in women, but this test could change that
# Matters Of The Heart
# Matters Of The Heart

Heart attacks are hard to diagnose in women, but this test could change that

Jan 21st 2015, 7:15 AM 12,015 Views 4 Comments

It has proved to be twice as effective when compared with previous methods.

# heart-attacks - Friday 4 July, 2014

German study finds World Cup literally causes heart attacks
# Boiling Point
From The42
# Boiling Point

German study finds World Cup literally causes heart attacks

Jul 4th 2014, 1:36 PM 1,709 Views 0 Comments

All these extra time results and penalty shoot-outs are too much.

# heart-attacks - Saturday 29 March, 2014

Clocks going forward causes increase in heart attacks and car accidents
# Me So Sleepy
# Me So Sleepy

Clocks going forward causes increase in heart attacks and car accidents

Mar 29th 2014, 8:30 AM 20,149 Views 35 Comments

That’s according to research carried out in America which shows the time change could be a health and safety risk.

# heart-attacks - Thursday 24 January, 2013

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport
# Lifesavers
# Lifesavers

19 lives saved since introduction of defibrillators at Dublin Airport

Jan 24th 2013, 11:05 AM 11,579 Views 41 Comments

One 85-year-old man and his family return to thank crew for saving his life after a cardiac arrest last September.

# heart-attacks - Sunday 6 January, 2013

Extract: How it feels to wait for a heart transplant
# Read Me
# Read Me

Extract: How it feels to wait for a heart transplant

Jan 6th 2013, 7:30 PM 697 Views 31 Comments

John Healy, maitre d of RTÉ’s The Restaurant, recalls the stress of waiting for his life-saving heart transplant operation.

# heart-attacks - Wednesday 7 November, 2012

People more likely to take preventive medications combined in a single pill
# Heart Health
# Heart Health

People more likely to take preventive medications combined in a single pill

Nov 7th 2012, 2:56 PM 4,118 Views 7 Comments

New research indicates that changing the delivery of several medications into one fixed-dose combination pill could improve people’s adherence to preventative medications.

# heart-attacks - Tuesday 16 August, 2011

People urged to take heart attack symptoms seriously
# Heart Attacks
# Heart Attacks

People urged to take heart attack symptoms seriously

Aug 16th 2011, 2:19 PM 1,118 Views 11 Comments

Only half of people who present themselves in hospital suffering from a heart attack arrive by ambulance says the Irish Heart Foundation, which has urged people to call 999 if they feel unwell.

# heart-attacks - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Taxi drivers suffer 19 strokes and heart attacks on one rank
# Taxi Drivers
# Taxi Drivers

Taxi drivers suffer 19 strokes and heart attacks on one rank

Jun 16th 2011, 6:38 PM 1,247 Views 19 Comments

The pressure on cabbies to make a living in an increasingly crowded industry is also driving some to suicide.