An interesting new Australian study has found that people who have had the annual flu vaccine had a near half reduced risk of having a heart attack, referred to as MI (myocardial infarction) in this article from Australian Medical Observer. A study from the University of New South Wales found that, in 559 patients aged over 40 and referred to a Sydney hospital over three … [Read more...] about Annual Flu Vaccine Reduces Heart Attack Risk By 45%
Today I woke to read of the tragic death of gay adult movie star Erik Rhodes. Reported in the Star Observer: Popular US gay adult film actor Erik Rhodes has died of a heart attack in New York overnight. Rhodes had been a prominent feature in films by the world’s largest gay adult studios, Falcon and Raging Stallion, appearing in 38 movies over eight years in the … [Read more...] about What Are The Symptoms Of Heart Attack?
Hey there Mate, Today I received a an email from a well meaning friend on how to care for yourself if you are having a heart attack. It opens with a very emotive spiel of a man on his way home from work when chest pain kicks in: Let's say it's 6.15pm and you're going home (alone of course), after an unusually hard day on the job. You're really tired, upset and … [Read more...] about During A Heart Attack Can You Give Yourself CPR By Coughing?
Today I found this interesting article where a man's life was saved after talking with a friend during a game of smart phone scrabble. Blue Springs, Missouri resident Beth Legler Started playing -Words with Friends- on her cellphone more than 2 years ago. And that's where she met Georgie and Simon Fletcher From Australia. While playing the game together Fletcher mentioned … [Read more...] about Do You Know The Symptoms Of A Heart Attack?