2 vehicle deaths show unpredictability of East Coast storms

...she died.Palafox said she made it a point to keep up with Arteaga and her two daughters after her husband died of a heart attack two years ago.The house is located on a narrow, quiet street not far from a highway and bordered on one side by...

Ebola response leaves Georgia network confident

...reminded to comply.Of that group, 39 experienced some medical circumstance requiring treatment, such as stroke, heart attack or child birth. That required special considerations for transporting them or their blood samples, protection of...

Longtime Savannah couple dies just hours apart

...60 years.Jimmy's request seemed somewhat prophetic because only hours after JoJo died, Jimmy suffered a massive heart attack. Or, as some believe, his heart was broken and incapable of repair.The five McLaughlin children would agree...

Study: Lower blood pressure saved lives

...current standards prevented more heart attacks and resulted in fewer deaths in...cardiovascular endpoints" such as heart attacks or heart failure and about 20-25...keep you there to prevent having a heart attack or a stroke or heart failure...


...PoloRussian player dies in trainingIn Moscow, a player for the Russian national water polo team died of an apparent heart attack while in the pool. Vladislav Timakov, 22, was in Bulgaria for pre-season training with his club Sintez Kazan when...

Most in US have higher 'heart age,' CDC says

It was her third heart attack in June that finally convinced Margaret Quiller, 60, that she...scary and it should be because it means you are at higher risk of a heart attack or stroke," said CDC Director Thomas Frieden. "But it's also...

Ex-NBA star Darryl Dawkins changed game with his dunks

...officials said an autopsy would be performed today, his family released a statement saying the cause of death was a heart attack."Darryl touched the hearts and spirits of so many with his big smile and personality, ferocious dunks, but more...

FIFA's ethics committee wants to end secrecy on t accused officials

...Alcides Edgardo Ghiggia, the Uruguayan great who scored the late winning goal in a stunning 2-1 victory over Brazil in the 1950 World Cup final, died Thursday.He was 88. Ghiggia's son, Arcadio, said his father died of a heart attack.

Ramblin' Rhodes: Anderson remembered for talent with music, horses

...1978 until 1982.She died Thursday, July 30, at Nashville's Vanderbilt University Medical Center after suffering a heart attack. Anderson reportedly had been hospitalized with pneumonia after a recent trip to Italy. She was 67.Most everyone...

Rants & Raves

...patients that have chest pain are not necessarily having a heart attack. They ignore family members who can provide critical...thus they wind up following scripted procedures for heart attacks wasting valuable time and adding unnecessary expenses...