Need to save someone’s life? There’s an app for that!
A police officer and volunteer firefighter rushed to the scene and manage to pull the unconscious man off the tracks just before the train barreled by, smashing into the man’s car.
If you have heart problems, you might want to stay away from the eastern half of Long Island.
More than 1.25 million times a year, someone has a heart attack in this country. Most will actually survive a first heart attack but often with damage to the heart muscle, damage that eventually, perhaps years later, catches up with the victim and causes heart failure.
Many people make the switch to diet soda to be a bit healthier when they indulge, but a new study suggests that diet soda drinkers could be more susceptible to heart disease or a stroke.
Turns out by getting rid of a certain type of air pollution, some important risk factors for heart disease actually get better.
Cold weather does more to you than just freeze your fingers and toes. It has a physical effect on your body, including your heart, and as the temperatures falls, your risk of having a heart attack rises.
Stephen Dixon died on March 12, 2009. He was 61.
Port Authority spokesman Steve Coleman said the crash occurred around 12:10 p.m. in Weehawken.
A dispatcher recently sent an ambulance to the village when the emergency was five miles away in Wainscott. Officials said the dispatcher failed to ask for the nearest cross street, which might have prevented the error.
The athletic director of a Brooklyn high school is recovering after he suffered a heart attack while announcing a football game.
The American Heart Association has done the research that shows you only need your hands to save a life.
More than one million Americans have heart attacks each year, but many times, some of the most serious symptoms of an imminent attack go unnoticed.
A popular diet drug may be more dangerous than it is helpful, and the government is weighing in on what consumers should do. An FDA committee is considering pulling Meridia as studies show it can increase the risk of heart attacks for some.
Two teenagers were charged with arson at their Long Island school. The fire, just weeks before the first day of classes, badly damaged a temporary building connected to the George Washington Elementary School in West Hempstead.