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STUDY: Taking An Aspirin A Day Is Very Bad For Your Health… If You Don’t Need It

Hundreds of thousands of people take aspirin daily to lower their chances of having heart attack or stroke. A new study finds that for patients with a low risk for those diseases, that aspirin could actually cause very serious health problems.

01/17/2015

(Automated external defibrillators) on display at the 7th Annual American Red Cross Celebrity Cabinet press conference. (Photo by Neilson Barnard/Getty Images)

Teen Basketball Player Saved On The Court After Collapsing During Game In Walnut Creek

A 14-year-old basketball player’s life was saved over the weekend by an Automated external defibrillator (AED) after an apparent heart attack during halftime at a game. The medical device has become standard in all Walnut Creek facilities.

01/05/2015

Notable Deaths 2014

Survivor Lead Singer Jimi Jamison Dies From a Heart Attack

One day after performing in Morgan Hill, the musician suffered a heart attack at his home in Memphis…

09/01/2014

72-year old Wolfgang Zech. (CBS)

Runner Finishes Dipsea Foot Race While Suffering Heart Attack

A Bay Area runner finished a grueling 7.4 mile Marin County competition despite suffering a heart attack while running.

06/17/2014

Jim Lange (credit: ABC/Wikimedia Commons)

‘The Dating Game’ Host Jim Lange Dead At 81

The 1st host of the popular game show died at his home in Mill Valley, Tuesday morning…

02/27/2014

(Boy Scouts of America)

Napa Man Dies From Apparent Heart Attack During Boy Scout Outing

A Napa man died after suffering an apparent heart attack while on a Boy Scout outing at Lake Berryessa on Friday, a scoutmaster and a sheriff’s spokeswoman said.

08/12/2013

Running back Chuck Muncie #48 of the San Diego Chargers runs behind the protection of teammate offensive guard Ed White #67 during a game against the Cleveland Browns at Jack Murphy Stadium on September 25, 1983 in San Diego, California. The Browns won 30-24. (George Rose/Getty Images)

Former Cal Star, NFL Pro Bowler Chuck Muncie Dead At 60

Former California Golden Bear running back Chuck Muncie has died at the age of 60. The cause of death was a heart attack.

05/14/2013

(CBS)

San Jose Teenage Girl Arrested After Father Dies During Fight

A 17-year-old girl was arrested Friday in San Jose for involuntary manslaughter when her father suffered a cardiac arrest after she pushed him to the ground, police said.

04/17/2013

(CBS)

Boy Suffers Heart Attack In Rohnert Park Little League Game

An eight-year-old boy suffered a heart attack when he was struck by a baseball during a little league game in Rohnert Park on Saturday, officials said.

04/14/2013

Surgery

High Tech Revolution Delivers Heart Repair Without Surgery

Many problems that once required sawing through the breastbone and opening up the chest for open heart surgery now can be treated with a nip, twist or patch through a tube.

03/24/2013

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