Volunteers' time, money crucial in successfully battling Alzheimer's

...when the risk of Alzheimer's disease and other dementia increases drastically. People now are surviving cancer and heart disease, but now have another disease to worry about ? Alzheimer's. Alzheimer's kills more people than prostate and breast...

Knicks shock Spurs in overtime

...seasons in the NBA including a reserve role on the Chicago Bulls' 1996 championship team, has died. He was 51.Haley's family confirmed his death, saying the cause was heart disease. He died Monday at Los Alamitos Medical Center.

Richmond, Columbia county schools tobacco bans 'normal part of life' now

...the social expectation to smoke is gone," O'Conner said. "Exposure to tobacco products increases the risk of heart disease, cancer and asthma attacks ... bans like this are instrumental in stopping that exposure from happening."Still...

Lenna Green

...71, entered into rest on Saturday, March 14, 2015, at Doctor's Hospital of Augusta after complications from heart disease and diabetes. Lenna was born in Greenwood, SC. She retired after 30 years as a Medical Technologist at University...

Feeling young might bring longer life, new study suggests

...their age.After adjusting for differences such as age, gender, functional status and medical conditions such as heart disease and cancer, he found that those who felt older than their actual age had about a 40 percent higher chance of death...

Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

...death found a dozen prescription drug bottles in the hotel suite. They concluded that Houston accidentally drowned. Heart disease and cocaine use were listed as contributing factors in Houston's death.Over her career, Houston sold more than...

Prep star Roquan Smith might have unwittingly set new trend

...gunpowder.Nearly 3,000 years later, clinical trials tested the safety of a new drug designed to treat angina caused by heart disease. A funny thing happened to the trial subjects, however, and the next thing you know all of our sporting events...

Local men honored for being in First Special Service Force

...instructor at Fort Gordon. He later entered the real estate business and started a company before dying in 1995 from heart disease at the age of 83.All three of his sons went into the Army. Carl was a helicopter pilot in Vietnam; John was a...

Whitney Houston daughter 'fighting for life'

...face-down in a foot of water in her bathtub at the Beverly Hills Hotel. Authorities found prescription drugs and listed heart disease and cocaine use as contributors, but concluded that she accidentally drowned. Bobbi Kristina, then 18, became so...

Naesha Parks' new book tells how heart attack strengthened faith

...take a pill except for an occasional headache now has a daily regimen of 15-20 pills. She lives as a person with heart disease. So she pays attention to each heartbeat.She has asked the hard questions, like "Why me?" and has come to realize...