City Leaders Add New Automatic External Defibrillators To Police VehiclesWhen the call of a heart attack comes into Pittsburgh’s 9-1-1 center Pittsburgh EMS and Fire units respond.
Drinking Two Or More Diet Beverages A Day Linked To High Risk Of Stroke, Heart AttacksDrinking two or more of any kind of artificially sweetened drinks a day is linked to an increased risk of clot-based strokes, heart attacks and early death in women over 50, according to a new study by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association.
CDC: Cancer Projected To Be Top Cause Of Death Within 2 YearsThe CDC projects cancer will overtake heart attacks as the number one killer within two years.
Study: Heart Attack Risk Increases When Temperature Drops Below Freezing Is there such thing as heart attack season? To look at this with more detail, researchers did a study in Sweden, where medical records are kept systematically.
Greensburg Bishop Suffers Mild Heart Attack, Will Undergo ProcedureThe bishop of the Greensburg Catholic Diocese is set to undergo a procedure following a mild heart attack last weekend.
Mike Ditka Suffers Heart AttackHall-of-Fame NFL coach and Aliquippa, Pa., native Mike Ditka suffered a heart attack on Friday and is still in a hospital in Naples, Florida.
New Type Of Blood Test Could Help Determine Heart Attacks SoonerA new type of blood test in the emergency room could determine if a patient has had a heart attack sooner.
Crew Member Dies After 2-Story Fall On Set Of Mr. Rogers MovieA crew member working on the new Mr. Rogers movie has died after possibly suffering a heart attack and falling two stories in Mount Lebanon.
Crew Member in "Grave" Condition after 2-Story Fall On Set Of Mr. Rogers MoviePolice, medics and firefighters are on the scene at the filming of the Mr. Rodgers movie after a male crew member fell from a roof after possibly having a heart attack, according to the Mount Lebanon Police on Thursday night.
Study: Aspirin Does Not Help Avoid First Heart Attack Or StrokeNew studies find most people won't benefit from taking daily low-dose aspirin or fish oil supplements to prevent a first heart attack or stroke.
Researchers Create Heart Attack Prediction ToolMedical researchers affiliated with Dallas-based UT Southwestern Medical Center have unveiled a web page designed to “calculate” a person’s risk level for heart attack or stroke.