New research published in PLOS One this October reports not only do more women statistically die of acute myocardial infarction (AMI) than men, but they see dramatically increased mortality in the first year after their heart attack. Corresponding author Georg Schmidt, MD, and colleagues in Germany and England wrote in

Kwinana had the second-highest number of heart-related hospital admissions in the Perth metropolitan region in 2014-15, sparking fresh concerns over the area’s poor health profile. The new data comes from the Heart Foundation’s Australian Heart Maps, which plot hospital admission rates for heart-related conditions at national, State and local government

GENESEE COUNTY (WJRT) – (10/14/17) – Saving the lives of Mid-Michigan athletes was the goal of screenings Saturday at Fenton High School. The Thomas Smith Memorial Foundation teamed up with Hurley Children’s Hospital to screen athletes for a heart condition that usually isn’t found in sports physicals. Athletes have been

Hypert­ension and heart diseas­es can be preven­ted by adopti­ng a health­y lifest­yle University of Agriculture. PHOTO: FILE FAISALABAD: Hypertension and heart diseases can be prevented by adopting a healthy lifestyle, doing exercise and avoiding junk food. This was said by University of Agriculture Faisalabad Vice-Chancellor Dr Muhammad Iqbal Zafar while addressing

In South Africa, deaths related to heart and blood-vessel diseases are reportedly increasing and expected to rise by 41% in the next 13 years, according to the South African Rooibos Council (SARC). World Heart Day was celebrated at the end of September and as part of awareness, experts are saying