Today In Sports History for June 19-20

...Lou Graham.1986 - Len Bias, the second pick in the NBA draft made by the Boston Celtics two days before, dies of a heart attack induced by cocaine use.1992 - Evander Holyfield wins a unanimous decision over Larry Holmes to remain unbeaten and...
FDA tells food industry to phase out trans fats

...favorite foods, but the administration says the move will reduce coronary heart disease and prevent thousands of fatal heart attacks every year.Scientists say there are no health benefits to the fats, which are used in processing food and in restaurants...
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Writers Weir: Safe Crossing

...31, body found 3 miles from missing vessel, Ketchikan the edge of land falls away, reappears on horizon, June 2, heart attack aboard Wilderness Discovererthree islands in the distance our destination. June 3, 7:19 a.m. Distress, Lynn...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for May 18, 2015 records the rates of infectious disease and events that cause people to die across the country. Those might be heart attacks and strokes as much as something out of a scene from "Outbreak."The map the CDC published Thursday is something...
Britain has a new princess

...Anglian Air Ambulance service. He will work with doctors responding to emergencies ranging from road accidents to heart attacks.___Greg Katz in London also contributed.Follow Sylvia Hui at
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Response to Sen. Anna MacKinnon more evening darkness.Based on a quick online search of a "2008 Swedish study (that) indicates an uptick in heart attacks among men", I found a reference to it in a letter to the editor in the New England Journal of Medicine, but I did...
Representative rushed to ER after floor speech

...Seattle and had to receive a blood transfusion because of it. Today's events were caused by a low blood count and not a heart attack. He is currently receiving another transfusion to prevent this from happening again. He is being held overnight at...
My Turn: Save the daylight for Southeast

...can fly across the continent in less than six hours. But I've never heard that jet lag increases the likelihood of heart attacks or traffic accidents, which is what some studies claim occur during the first few days we observe daylight saving time...
Egan wants to save daylight in Southeast

...were a key reason for sponsoring the legislation, the Associated Press reported. The health effects cited included heart attacks, vehicular accidents and suicide. She also said not changing the clocks would also benefit Alaska Permanent Fund traders...
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Empire Readers' Council: Don't mess with Daylight Saving Time

...effects, such as a slight uptick in heart attacks among men. But this argument about heart attacks is a reach. Research presented...showing there were a few more heart attacks on the Monday after DST started...


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