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Stress less, or risk heart attack

Stress less, or risk heart attack

by Gabrielle Taylor January 25, 2017

We all know that stress has never been a good thing for our health, and now a recent study has revealed a link between stress and an increased risk of heart attack.

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Microscopic spaces, huge impacts

Microscopic spaces, huge impacts

by Gabrielle Taylor January 17, 2017

The size and nature of the space between cells can determine the risk of sudden cardiac death and, if those spaces can be modulated...

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Old adages ring true: walk it off

Old adages ring true: walk it off

by Gabrielle Taylor October 21, 2016

Do you tend to head out for a run following a particularly angering argument or workday? A recent study cautions you against doing so after a link between strenuous exercise and emotional upheaval was found to increase the risk of cardiac arrest.

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FRED saves another life

FRED saves another life

by Mathew Packer January 19, 2016

Following chest pains on the golf course, he was taken to the nearby Medical Centre and his heart was restarted by their staff with a SCHILLER FRED easy defibrillator.

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