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HIV Infection Often Linked To Heart Problems

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By David Bloodsaw It appears that patients infected with the AIDS virus are susceptible to early heart conditions. According to The New York Times people with H.I.V. have heart attacks earlier in age and more often. Experts feel that many doctors and specialist are not aware of this threat. “I think most cardiologists and most H.I.V. specialists are not really aware of this,” said Dr. Priscilla Y. Hsue, a cardiologist at San…

Same-sex couples who live together report worse health than married heterosexuals: study

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    A recently published study makes a new case for gay marriage: It could provide a boost to those couples’ health. Researchers wanted to see whether gay and lesbian couples who live together, but who are not married, enjoy the same health benefits as married heterosexual couples. Previous studies of married couples have shown marriage reduces the risk of heart attack, helps prevent death in middle age, and is…

Alarming: 4 Injured in Shooting at Lone Star College Houston

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Houston’s KHOU reported that three people have been injured in  a shooting at Lone Star College Houston. The three people  include a maintenance man and two other people. In initial reporting, it was said that dozens of law enforcement officers were searching for a gunman who got away. Police officers said that a wooded area, north of the campus, might be the place where they were searching for the gunman….

John Mcafee Allegedly Faked Heart Attack and Insanity, Blew $100 Million Dollars

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John McAfee is a complete loon, at least that’s what some were led to believe.  After his crazy hide out from the cops in Belize, McAfee still seems to be off his rocker. Now the former software tycoon claims that he isn’t actually crazy, he was just behaving that way when he was hiding out in Belize. Earlier this year, McAfee was found with a 17-year-old girl and guns in…

Rosie O’Donnell Has a Heart Attack

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Rosie O’Donnell suffered a heart attack last week.  The popular television personality says that it’s a “miracle” that she’s alive and is at home recovering from the ordeal.   She says that her survival was due to her ability to notice painful symptoms when she saw them, which helped her to know what to do in response to her chest pains. “Thank god/saved by a tv commercial/literally,” Rosie said on her…

Wife Sues Doctor For $5 Million After Husband Died During Threesome

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A jury awarded a widow a multimillion dollar verdict in a medical malpractice case involving a man who suffered a fatal heart attack during a sex act with two other people. William Martinez, a police officer, went to a physician at the Cardiovascular Group in Lawrenceville after experiencing heart problems. Lawyers said that the doctor should have recognized that Martinez’s symptoms were serious and should have sent him to the…

67 Year Old Man Dies While Getting Lap-Dance

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A night at a Texas strip club was apparently too much for a 67-year-old man who died Friday after a series of lap dances. Authorities say Robert Gene White received several lap dances at the Red Parrot in El Paso. When it came time to pay workers discovered him unresponsive. A manager of the club says employees tried to perform CPR on White but were unsuccessful. KTSM television later reported that White…

Woman Has Heart Attack At Heart Attack Grill Restaurant Eating A Double Bypass Burger,Puffing Cigarettes And Sipping A Margarita

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The female customer, a Las Vegas resident in her 40s, had been devouring a “double bypass burger,” puffing on cigarettes, and sipping a margarita when she collapsed Saturday night, the Grill’s owner told ABC News. The woman is recovering from her medical emergency but — like the man who collapsed at the same Grill in February — she likely won’t be able to sue for her medical bills. First, it’s…

Studies Show Turmeric Extract Could Prevent Heart Attacks In Bypass Patients

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Extracts from turmeric spice, known for their antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, may help ward off heart attacks in people who have had recent bypass surgery, according to a study from Thailand. During bypass surgery the heart muscle can be damaged by prolonged lack of blood flow, increasing the patient’s risk of heart attack. But the new findings, published in the peer-reviewed American Journal of Cardiology, suggest that curcumins – the…