Heart Attack

KENTFIELD, CA - AUGUST 14: Cans of Monster Energy Drink are displayed on a shelf at a convenience store on August 14, 2014 in Kentfield, California. (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Study: Energy Drinks Can Trigger Sudden Heart Attacks In Young People

Almost one in three 12 to 19-year-olds consume energy beverages that contain enough levels of caffeine to cause a heart attack.

04/04/2015

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Study: Stress, Depression Increase Risk Of Early Death

Stress and depression can be dangerous for people with heart problems, a new study finds.

03/10/2015

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Man Having Heart Attack Claims He Was Saved By TV News Report

A Montgomery man was experiencing some fatigue and back pain at home when a news anchor told a personal story of his surprise heart disease diagnosis during his broadcast.

02/28/2015

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Study: Regular Exercise Adds Years To Life Span

All that exercise will pay off, and could even add years to your life. Canadian researchers recently found young adults who did 150 minutes of moderate exercise a week added up to five years to their lives.

12/04/2014

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Study: Stress Harder On Younger Women’s Hearts

Stress affects young women with heart disease harder than it affects young men with heart disease, a new study finds.

11/18/2014

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FDA: Taking Aspirin Every Day Not Safe For Everyone

The Food and Drug Administration has a new warning about aspirin usage.

05/07/2014

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“Green Mile” Actor Dies At 54

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael Clarke Duncan’s fiancee says the Oscar nominee for “The Green Mile” has died while being hospitalized following a July heart attack. Publicist Joy Fehily released a statement from Clarke’s fiancée, […]

WAOK-AM–09/03/2012

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Warning Signs Of A Stroke

As we continue to give you healthy tips on behalf of the American Heart Association, Larry Tinsley has a few tips on how you can detect if you or a loved one is having a stroke.The […]

WAOK-AM–03/05/2012

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North Korea’s Leader Dies Of Heart Attack

North Korean leader,  Kim Jong II , past away on Saturday morning from a heart attack. He was just 69 years old. He has been in power for 17 years after succeeding his father, and now […]

WAOK-AM–12/19/2011