Those who have problems with Ramaphosa are rubbing their hands in glee at what they see as reinforcement that he is captured by those who funded his campaign, writes Chris Vick.
New research shows that skipping breakfast and eating dinner late in the evening are linked with poorer outcomes after a heart attack.
A new test to predict an individual's risk of heart attack involves analysing blood samples for specific proteins released by the heart muscle when damaged.
Using the 'polygenic risk score' score, doctors will be able to better understand whether someone is at higher or lower risk of developing a heart problem.
After numerous fainting spells, an American mother of two little boys was diagnosed with a condition that kept her heart rate as low as 32 beats per minute.
Obesity, high blood pressure and diabetes all seem to be more detrimental to women, which might help to explain why younger women are experiencing more heart attacks.
“I’ve carefully considered this application to make sure that this isn’t made in response to my grief."
After he was examined and learned his cholesterol levels were high, this father thought he would be fine. Unfortunately, he didn't realise just how severe the damage to his heart was.
A troubling fact is that many heart attack sufferers hide their concerns about sex from their doctors.
Once people in their 20s or 30s have had a heart attack, they're at risk for more cardiovascular events and have just as much risk as older people.
'I felt like I had a pill stuck in my throat.'
New research suggests that just one DNA change occurring 2 to 3 million years ago may be to blame for humans being the only species that get heart attacks linked to clogged arteries.
Many patients never get rehabilitation therapy after a heart attack – often because health insurance companies don't cover at-home therapy.
In a new study, investigators found a higher risk for stroke among patients who'd had a heart attack compared with patients who didn't suffer a heart attack.
An air ambulance rushed the 52-year-old to hospital, where she underwent emergency treatment and spent two days recovering.
Patients who wait more than 12 hours to seek medical care when having heart attack symptoms typically perceive an inability to act, according to a new survey.
Good news for all coffee lovers: a few cuppas a day doesn’t put your heart in harm’s way.
People who want to increase cardiorespiratory fitness should strive to be physically active at least 150 minutes each week and minimise time spent being sedentary.
If you're going on vacation and experience heart attack symptoms, get medical help as soon as you possibly can, seeing that heart attacks are believed to be the leading cause of natural death among travellers.
If you think you can handle today's potent marijuana 'edibles', the case of a man who had a heart attack after eating a dagga lollipop should give you pause.
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