Naesha Parks' new book tells how heart attack strengthened faith

...don't sweat," she said.She remembered a friend she hadn't spoken to in years, who described the sensations of his heart attack as feeling like an elephant was sitting on his chest. And that's when she begged her friend to call 911.Parks has...

Across the region

...isolation in 2008. He appeared sick and stopped eating, but guards didn't report it for 11 days before he died from a heart attack and hypothermia. His body temperature was under 81 degrees.Poll finds medical marijuana supportATLANTA - A clear...

You Remembered: Broad Street

...Washington, D.C. The train trip followed the hospitalization of President Eisenhower at Fort Gordon after suffering a heart attack while on a golf trip to Augusta.I thoroughly enjoyed my time at Fort Gordon and tried unsuccessfully over the ensuing...

Former Augusta Lynx coach Jim Burton passes away

Former Augusta Lynx coach Jim Burton died from a heart attack Monday night. He was 53.Burton passed away while at his home in Evans, according to former Lynx general manager Dan Troutman...

Preventing another heart attack

...cleared to leave the hospital after a heart attack have every reason to breathe a...guidelines for preventing another heart attack. They're from the American Heart...on people who already have had a heart attack. "Primary prevention" focuses...

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Heart attack survival rate increases

...them have increased dramatically. Heart attack deaths have been declining since...trend that probably began after heart attack deaths peaked in the United States...To help understand the change in heart attack severity, Dr. David C. Goff...

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New finding on what's best for heart-attack patients

...aspirin alone at preventing a second heart attack or stroke, researchers report. A study among heart-attack patients at 78 Veterans Administration...worry for people with a history of heart attack, since clots can block vessels...

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Prompt response key to heart attack treatment

...make people aware of signs of a heart attack, a new study finds that senior...emergency rooms later than other heart-attack patients. Once in the hospital...seeking patient care at the onset of heart-attack symptoms. "And once these patients...

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Study concludes all heart attack survivors should take beta blockers

...saving lives that virtually every heart attack survivor should take them, no...prescribe them to about one-third of heart attack victims. But these experts are...medical conditions -- as many heart attack patients do -- such as diabetes...

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Having a heart attack? Take an aspirin

...aches. You think you're having a heart attack. What do you do? Consider taking...pain or other symptoms of a severe heart attack. Four years later, a follow-up...Those are avoidable deaths." A heart attack or stroke occurs when a blood clot...

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