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ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Seemingly every year there are reports of a young, apparently healthy athlete dying on the court or playing field.
University of Michigan heart specialists weigh in on how best to reduce sudden deaths in competitive athletes.
Congenital heart diseases affect approximately one in 100 patients, making them the most common type of birth defect and the number-one cause of pediatric deaths.
It's a gene called DOT1L, and if you donâ€™t have enough of the DOT1L enzyme, you could be at risk for some types of heart disease.
Left ventricular non-compaction (LVNC), a cardiomyopathy about which little is fully understood, is associated with heart failure (HF), stroke and ventricular arrhythmias, according to a study to be presented Nov. 17 at the 2010 American Heart Association (AHA) Scientific Sessions in Chicago.
Researchers in Newfoundland have cracked the genetic code of a sudden death cardiac killer.
The genetic code of sudden cardiac death has been cracked.
Research led by Klaus Stark and Christian Hengstenberg of the University of Regensburg identified a common variant of the cardiovascular heat shock protein gene, HSPB7, which was found to increase risk for dilated cardiomyopathy by almost 50%.
Head to head: Can electrocardiographic screening prevent sudden death in athletes?
Garlic has "significant" potential for preventing cardiomyopathy, a form of heart disease that is a leading cause of death in people with diabetes, scientists have concluded in a new study.
The English Cocker Spaniel is a hunting dog, used to drive game toward the guns. This breed has been around for over 500 years. During the mid 1800s, several types of dogs were classified as Cockers; however the breeds were reclassified later in the late 1800s once breed standards were developed. There are two types of Cocker Spaniel, the American and the English. These were shown together until 1936, when the English Cocker received status as a separate breed. The two somewhat resemble each...
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