EDITOR’S NOTE — This is an exclusive excerpt adapted from “Kill Shot: The Untold Story of the Worst Contaminated Drug Crisis in U.S. History,” by Associated Press investigative reporter Jason Dearen. The book chronicles the rare fungal meningitis outbreak in 2012 that killed more than 100 people, and infected some 750 others.
This cute labradoodle has gotten pretty good at creating beautiful pieces of abstract expressionism, thanks to her owner and dog trainer Himal…
Research has found that not only is coffee not bad for your heart, it might actually be beneficial.
A study revealed that people who avoided meat might be more at risk of having a stroke.
People who report an elevated number of depression symptoms may be more likely to have a stroke years later than people with no depression symptoms or a low number of depression symptoms.
For years, Nora Barler lived by the fan. Literally: Barler had a fan on a stand in her office, plus a desk fan. Her bedroom was a chilly bunker, complete with central A/C, a window unit A/C, a ceiling fan and a bedside fan. Sometimes, even the fans weren’t enough. “I’d go get the blue ice packs from the freezer,” Barler says, “and sleep with those. I know it sounds over-the-top, but that’s how it was.”
Among otherwise healthy people, a daily dose of aspirin does not save lives and causes additional bleeding, an analysis by University of Florida Health researchers has found.
Luke Perry's death, after he suffered a massive stroke, is evidence the disease can affect people of any age, the American Heart Association said.
Q: I received an offer to have a painless totally safe test to look at my neck arteries for just $49. The offer claims it can tell my risk of heart attack and stroke. A: The test the offer refers to is a called a carotid ultrasound. The test uses sound waves to show the amount of blood flow in the carotid arteries,...
Q: I am not a big fish eater. Should I be taking a fish oil supplement? A: People who regularly eat fish, especially fatty fish like salmon, herring, mackerel and sardines, have lower rates of heart attack and stroke.
Marcus Thomas slowly dips his brush into one of the many droplets of paint laid out in front of his easel. With his hands resting on his chair, he carefully puts brush to canvas and, with a precise touch, paints a feather on a bird.
This board only requires water to draw on it! Designs drawn on the board will fade as it dries, making it perfect for practicing brush strokes, experimenting with designs, and embracing the impermanent nature of the universe!
According to a new study, adults who have at least one diet drink a day are three times more at risk from a stroke or dementia.
If you suspect your stressful job is killing you, a new study says you may be right — especially if you’re a woman.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — Michelle Wulfestieg met the love of her life in a class about death and dying.