A Cleveland Clinic scientist stopped short of saying doctors should take patients off Vascepa, but he said he has questions due to the lack of a "neutral comparator." Debate over the landmark REDUCE-IT study flared anew today, as scientists presented findings from two new studies that failed to find a prevention benefit for patients taking … Continue reading Omega-3 Fatty Acids: Everything you need to know
A woman’s heart looks just like a man’s, but there are significant differences. For example, a woman’s heart is usually smaller as are some of its interior chambers. The walls that divide some of these chambers are thinner. A woman’s heart pumps faster than a man’s, but ejects about 10 percent less blood with each … Continue reading Heart Disease: See surprising differences between men and women
Tony Iwelu, Chief Security Officer to Minister for Transportation, Rotimi Amaechi, has died of electric shock in a hotel in Kaduna State while attending a function. Though details surrounding the incident remains sketchy, it was said that Iwelu died while having a shower on Monday at about 10:30am. Iwelu was an operative of the Department … Continue reading Rotimi Amaechi’s CSO dies of heart attack
Iker Casillas, a World Cup winner with Spain, is in the hospital after suffering a heart attack during training, per reports from Portugal. FC Porto confirmed the news of its goalkeeper with a two tweets, the first roughly translated as “Always together” with a photo of Casillas. Casillas, 37, is “out of danger,” according to The … Continue reading Iker Casillas suffers heart attack in training
Children of parents with heart disease are more likely to develop heart disease themselves. African-Americans have more severe high blood pressure than Caucasians, and a higher risk of heart disease. Heart disease risk is also higher among Mexican-Americans, American Indians, native Hawaiians and some Asian-Americans. This is partly due to higher rates of obesity and … Continue reading What you should know about heart attacks
You might be at risk of a heart attack even if you’re not overweight. You may not have a history of heart disease in your family but knowledge, they say, is power; and you probably know that sedentary behavior negatively affects your personal health. However, there are many less-obvious factors that have contributed to … Continue reading Are you at risk of a heart attack?
Diego Maradona has reacted to media reports on his health after he got “too emotional” in St. Petersburg, Russia, during the last Group D match between Nigeria and Argentina. Maradona, 57, was prominent among a group of retired Argentina international footballers who showed support to La Albiceleste ahead of the nerve-racking encounter. The football … Continue reading Revealed: Diego Maradona was drunk during Nigeria vs Argentina match
Davide Astori, the Italian professional footballer and Fiorentina captain who died from a heart attack, has been laid to rest in a crowded ceremony swarmed by soccer fans, friends and well-wishers. After the emotional scenes at the central defender's funeral in Florence, hundreds of mourners attended the burial in his hometown. Media reports, however, confirm … Continue reading Fiorentina captain Davide Astori laid to rest in Italy
A famous Spanish bullfighter has died in France after carelessly stepping on his cape during a performance. The death of Ivan Fandino, who died was confirmed dead in hospital following an attack from a raging bull, has brought sorrow to all bullfight lovers around the world. His death comes barely 12 months after the death … Continue reading Award-winning Matador dies in France after tripping on his Cape
Health experts say "sitting is the new smoking," and you'd be right to say "the new cancer." For even the smallest physical activity in a day, you may never know the extent to which you have reduced your chances of having a heart attack. That's something you can definitely do to save yourself from an … Continue reading How too much ‘Sitting’ is the new ‘Cancer’
It's another sad news for animal lives as Bantu the gorilla has reportedly died after he was given a sedative last night by vets. The drug was intended to get him to sleep so he could be prepared for transportation to a different city in Mexico where he was expected to mate with two females. … Continue reading Another Gorilla Dies After He Was Drugged, To Be Transported For Sex.
Patrick Ekeng is a Cameroon international footballer aged 26 who passed away on Friday May 6, 2016. Football fans all over the world have paid tributes to the family of former Cordoba midfielder Patrick Ekeng. He played for Los Blanquiverdes in the 2014-15 season, making 14 appearances and scoring once. The young talent was signed from … Continue reading Football World Mourns Patrick Ekeng, 26.