Heart Attacks

George Osborne Plans Another £25billion in Cuts, and Wants to Take Around Half of It From Welfare

Lisa Egan | Posted 09.03.2014 | UK Politics
Lisa Egan

So I'd like to introduce Mr Osborne to few people: Shaun Pilkington shot himself after his Employment and Support Allowance was stopped. Tim Salter ...

Dick Cheney Feared A Literal Heart Attack (By Hackers)

Huffington Post UK | Chris York | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Tech

Watching Channel 4's terrorist drama, 'Homeland', can be a pretty tense experience at the best of times. So spare a thought for poor old Dick Chene...

Five Superfoods That Will Change Your Life

Realbuzz.com | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle

From foods that can help reduce the effects of depression to age-reversing fruit, Realbuzz have five suggestions that should make it on your next supe...

Teenager Dies While Playing By Xbox Game

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Tech

A 16-year-old boy keeled over and died while playing Xbox after the excitement triggered a fatal heart attack. Jake Gallagher had an undiagnosed he...

Alzheimer's Drugs Could Reduce Risk Of Heart Attack

PA | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Some Alzheimer's drugs could reduce the risk of heart attacks and death, according to research. Scientists in Sweden studied over 7,000 people with...

Scientists Find 'Heartbreak Gene'

PA | Posted 18.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

A "heartbreak" gene that stops the heart recovering from injury has been identified by scientists. Experts believe regulating the Meis1 gene could ...

Strawberries May Protect Women From Heart Attacks

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Strawberries may be synonymous with summer, but eaten all year round they can prevent heart attacks, a study suggests. Scientists found that three ...

Dragon's Den Star Rushed To Hospital After Heart Attack Scare

PA | Posted 01.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

TV entrepreneur Duncan Bannatyne is recovering after being rushed to hospital with a suspected heart attack. The 63-year-old Dragons' Den star was ...

Many Questions Still Unanswered in the Polypill Debate

Professor Peter Weissberg | Posted 19.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
Professor Peter Weissberg

Anyone reading the papers this week might have come away with the impression that all over 50s should be hot-footing it down to their local pharmacy and demanding a polypill. So why, you might be wondering, are we not adopting this 'one size fits all' approach straight away?

Heart Attack Symptoms You’re Likely To Ignore

The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 30.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle

Although conventional wisdom has it that when a heart attack strikes, it delivers an immediate, crushing pain to the chest – warning signs actually ...

Heart Attack Deaths On The Decline

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Kyrsty Hazell | Posted 26.01.2012 | UK Lifestyle

According to a recent study by leading health experts, the number of people dying from heart attacks has halved in just under a decade. Researcher...