Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death Rises in People With HIV

By Robert PreidtHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 (HealthDay News) — People with HIV have an increased risk of sudden cardiac death, a new study warns, especially if the virus isn’t well-controlled. Sudden cardiac death occurs when the heart unexpectedly stops beating, usually due to an abrupt electrical malfunction. “People living with HIV are already… Continue reading Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death Rises in People With HIV

Diet High in Fat, Fried Foods Linked to Sudden Cardiac Death

July 9, 2021 — A large study shows that eating a diet high in fat, fried foods, processed meats, and sugary drinks is linked to a higher risk of sudden cardiac death, a common cause of death in the U.S. The research, published June 30 in the Journal of the American Heart Association,… Continue reading Diet High in Fat, Fried Foods Linked to Sudden Cardiac Death

Living With HIV Raises Odds for Sudden Cardiac Death

By Steven Reinberg HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, June 17, 2021 (HealthDay News) — People living with HIV have to take powerful drug cocktails to keep their disease in check, but a new study finds they also need to worry about a doubled risk of sudden cardiac death. Unlike a heart attack caused by a blocked heart… Continue reading Living With HIV Raises Odds for Sudden Cardiac Death

Cardiac arrest survival chances are improved by study

“It’s long been thought that cooling patients bodies after their hearts have stopped would improve survival and would improve their outcomes, but in fact this (study) suggests cooling to those low temperatures isn’t helpful,” said Dr Matt Morgan, who led the study in Wales. Source link

Chrstian Eriksen: What can cause a cardiac arrest?

Mr Eriksen is not the only footballer to have suffered a cardiac arrest. In 2012, another footballer, Fabrice Muamba, collapsed on the pitch and his heart stopped for 78 minutes. Marc-Vivien Foe died while playing for Cameroon aged 28, and former England defender Ugo Ehiogu, who was a Spurs coach, died in 2017, aged 44.… Continue reading Chrstian Eriksen: What can cause a cardiac arrest?

Danish Soccer Player Suffered Cardiac Arrest During Euro Match

Danish Soccer Player Suffered Cardiac Arrest During Euro Match June 14, 2021 Danish soccer player Christian Eriksen’s heart stopped beating after he fell to the ground during a Euro 2020 match against Finland on Saturday, Danish team doctor Morten Boesen said. “Well, he was gone,” Boesen said, according to The Wall… Continue reading Danish Soccer Player Suffered Cardiac Arrest During Euro Match

Christian Eriksen: Dad back playing football after cardiac arrest

Andrew Barnett had a cardiac arrest while playing football in front of his son in 2018. Source link