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Living Near Major Roads May Increase Risk Of Sudden Cardiac Death In Women

Provided by the American Heart Association Living close to a major road may increase women’s risk of dying from sudden cardiac death, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation. “It’s important for...

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2014-10-08 16:27:33

Researchers at NYU Langone Medical Center Identify Adverse Effects of Disruption of Pcp4 Gene NEW YORK, Oct. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cardiovascular scientists at NYU Langone Medical Center have identified in mouse models a protein known as Pcp4 as a regulator of the heart's rhythm. Additionally, when the Pcp4 gene is disrupted, it can cause ventricular arrhythmias. Results from this animal study were released online Oct. 8 in the peer-reviewed publication, The Journal of...

2014-09-29 23:12:14

GranuFlo/Naturalyte Lawsuits Continue To Rise Since GranuFlo and NaturaLyte Recall By Freesenius Medical After Their Dialysis Concentrates Were Linked to Serious Cardiovascular Events, Including Heart Attacks, Strokes, and Sudden Cardiac Death New York, NY (PRWEB) September 29, 2014 The litigation underway for GranuFlo/Naturalyte lawsuits in Massachusetts federal court for product liability claims filed after the 2012 GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis drug recall has grown to include more...

2014-09-21 23:01:57

The Firm is actively filing GranuFlo lawsuits on behalf of individuals who suffered cardiac arrest, sudden cardiac death, cardiovascular death or cardiopulmonary arrest within 72 hours of receiving GranuFlo or NaturaLyte during dialysis. New York, NY (PRWEB) September 21, 2014 More than 60 new GranuFlo lawsuits (http://www.thegranuflolawsuit.com/) have been added over the past month to a federal multidistrict litigation (MDL) involving claims that allege serious cardiovascular injuries...

2014-08-04 12:27:15

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The start of a new school year in the Keystone State typically means a new Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association (PIAA) fall sports season is here. With plenty of energy after a summer of training, student-athletes and coaches are eager to hit the fields and courts for official practices, while fans start to make plans for Friday Night Lights. The fall months are an exciting time for those who enjoy sports whether...

2014-05-29 13:53:42

Johns Hopkins Medicine Understanding of mechanism could lead to new drug treatment A genetic variant linked to sudden cardiac death leads to protein overproduction in heart cells, Johns Hopkins scientists report. Unlike many known disease-linked variants, this one lies not in a gene but in so-called noncoding DNA, a growing focus of disease research. The discovery, reported in the June 5 issue of The American Journal of Human Genetics, also adds to scientific understanding of the...

2014-05-19 23:10:45

GranuFlo Lawsuit Claims Pending in Federal GranuFlo Recall Litigation in Massachusetts Allege GranuFlo and NaturaLyte Dialysis Drugs Caused Patients to Suffer Life-Threatening Heart Side effects, Including Heart Attack, Stroke and Sudden Cardiac Death. Columbus, OH (PRWEB) May 19, 2014 The litigation underway in Massachusetts federal court for product liability claims filed in the wake of the 2012 GranuFlo and NaturaLyte dialysis drug recall has grown to include more than 1,700 GranuFlo...

2014-05-10 16:21:21

New studies shed light on important heart health topics including gender and insurance disparities, screenings for young athletes and weight-loss surgery outcomes SAN FRANCISCO, May 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- This week at Heart Rhythm 2014, the Heart Rhythm Society's (HRS) 35th Annual Scientific Sessions, new research was unveiled that will advance the electrophysiology (EP) field and ultimately improve overall patient care. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please...

2014-04-16 23:02:11

The Firm is actively filing GranuFlo recall lawsuits on behalf of individuals who allegedly suffered sudden cardiac death, heart attacks, strokes and other cardiovascular problems after use of this medication and NaturaLyte. New York, NY (PRWEB) April 16, 2014 Bernstein Liebhard LLP notes a significant increase in the number of cases filed since last month in a federal GranuFlo lawsuit (http://www.thegranuflolawsuit.com/ ) litigation underway in the District of Massachusetts, where more...

2014-04-03 12:25:56

Pilot trial shows blood test much more effective than current risk stratifications A researcher at the Cardiovascular Institute (CVI) at Rhode Island, The Miriam and Newport hospitals has found that a simple blood test can predict a person's risk for sudden cardiac death, enabling physicians to more quickly and accurately assess a patient's need for an implantable cardiac defibrillator (ICD). That paper by Samuel C. Dudley, M.D., Ph.D, chief of cardiology at the CVI, is published online in...

2014-02-13 23:26:37

The New York State Athletic Trainers’ Association (NYSATA) is pleased to endorse Parent Heart Watch (PHW), a grassroots organization of parents and partners solely dedicated to reducing the potentially-disastrous consequences of Sudden Cardiac Arrest (SCA) in youth. The objectives of PHW in the areas of education, prevention, recognition, and appropriate emergency action aligns them very well with the intentions of NYSATA and all levels of athletic training-related associations....


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