Smoke-free workplaces save money and lives

...rates of hospitalizations for heart attack, stroke, asthma and lung disease...Mississippi for the treatment of heart attacks. While Germany saw a $6.9 million, (20.1 percent) decrease in heart attack related hospitalization costs during...
Alaska's pilots are its lifeblood

...groceries, the dogs and the people that make our state run. And when something goes wrong, it's as serious as a heart attack.On Friday, a small plane flying between Juneau and Hoonah crashed. That plane's pilot, Fariah Peterson, died...
Time for baseball to forgive Pete Rose

...Yale president and then baseball commissioner, banned Rose from the sport in 1989 and then died a few days later of a heart attack. Whether the stress of it contributed to Giamatti's early demise is sheer speculation. Rose's lies obviously fueled...
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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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...
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...


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