| Jul 5, 2010
| 3:43 PM
Retired hockey enforcer Bob Probert, as adept with his fists as with a stick in a 16-season career with the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks, died Monday after suffering chest pains while boating with his family. He was 45.
"Bob lost the fight of...
| Jul 6, 2010
| 5:22 AM
DETROIT -- Retired hockey enforcer Bob Probert, as adept with his fists as with a stick in a 16-season career with the Detroit Red Wings and Chicago Blackhawks, died Monday after suffering chest pains while boating with his family. He was 45.
| Jul 20, 2010
Local heart patients got a boost when Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Burbank) on Monday announced he had secured enough money in an appropriations bill for a $350,000 upgrade for the chest pain center at Glendale Memorial Hospital.
Hospital officials said they...
| Aug 22, 2010
A Coast Guard helicopter crew came to the rescue of a crew member on board a huge container ship, about 250 miles off shore from Astoria.
The Coast Guard hoisted the man from the 1,095-foot container-vessel "Ever Charming" Saturday evening.
| Sep 14, 2010
Q: My 82-year-old mother is having angina when she exerts herself. She is scheduled for an angiogram and maybe angioplasty. I've heard that women's heart disease is different from men's and that angioplasty may not be as effective in women. Should she get...
| Feb 16, 2011
Marla Kalish, 58, of Highland Park, started experiencing chest pressure five years ago during her morning tennis matches. When she slowed down, the pressure would always dissipate, so she chalked it up to acid reflux.
"I didn't really pause too much or...
| Jul 12, 2011
| 9:45 AM
From the Office of Emergency Management:
The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for New York City through 9 PM Tuesday, July 12. While temperatures are expected to reach into the low 90s, the combination of heat and humidity will make it...
| Aug 15, 2011
| 8:28 AM
Wichita Mayor Carl Brewer will return to work Monday after he experienced chest pains Tuesday.
Brewer stayed at Via Christi Hospital on St. Francis for testing until Friday afternoon.
On Monday the mayor held a press conference where he said doctors...
| Aug 24, 2011
| 4:26 PM
Vic has a saying that every good party ends with a trip to the emergency room. I haven't been able to embrace that philosophy. But if he's right, then we must have had a heck of a party at Mammoth Lakes. But I'm getting ahead of myself.
Vic led yet...
| Nov 1, 2011
| 2:43 PM
A man living in a group home in the Uptown neighborhood died Monday night after he tried to remove his heart pacemaker from his chest, officials said.
Channing Askew, 47, of the 4700 block of North Winthrop, was pronounced dead at 11:33 p.m. at...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 11:38 AM
Three 16-year-olds experienced heart attacks after smoking K2, a blend of herbs and spices laced with synthetic cannabis-like chemicals, Texas doctors reported Monday.
While there is no proof that the drug is to blame, the doctors worry it might have...
| Nov 25, 2011
| 3:54 PM
FORT MYERS, Fla. - Actress Lindsay Lohan's father Michael Lohan is undergoing heart surgery on Friday after being rushed to a hospital in Florida with chest pains and high blood pressure, said his spokeswoman.
Lohan was hospitalized on Thursday night...