By John Ericson | Mon, 08/12/2013 - 17:40
The near-death experiences of cardiac arrest survivors may be explained by surges of highly synchronized brain activity exceeding that of the conscious mind.
By Nsikan Akpan | Wed, 05/29/2013 - 17:03
A new study estimates that 44,000 in-flight emergencies occur worldwide each year.
By Christie Rizk | Thu, 05/09/2013 - 12:00
In a new study, researchers describe how a protein called GDF-11 rejuvenated the hearts of old mice.
By Amber Moore | Tue, 10/30/2012 - 20:24
Ban on indoor smoking can lower the incidence of heart attacks and sudden cardiac deaths, reports MedPage Today.
By Amber Moore | Fri, 10/26/2012 - 11:47
The chances of getting a life-saving CPR depend on the location where you get a cardiac arrest.
By Makini Brice | Mon, 10/22/2012 - 17:15
The lawsuit states that the two cans amounted to the equivalent of 14 cans of Coca Cola, and that caffeine can be lethal at 200 to 400 milligrams of caffeine.
By Makini Brice | Wed, 09/05/2012 - 10:58
An extra 9 minutes can help improve people's survival rates.
By Makini Brice | Fri, 08/31/2012 - 11:15
For cardiac arrest in young people, the new numbers differ greatly from the widely accepted older statistic.