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Medic dead from heart attack at 46 remembered

- 09/17/2014

By Andrea Salazar The Eagle LEON COUNTY, Texas — A Leon County paramedic, who died of an apparent heart attack while on duty, had been eagerly awaiting the arrival of his first grandchild. Mike ...

LODD: Mich. EMT suffers heart attack

- 09/12/2014

KALKASKA, Mich. — Coldsprings-Excelsior Fire Rescue Department Asst. Fire Chief William Wiita, 47, was found dead in his home Sept. 8 about three hours after responding to a medical run. The ...

Survival Story: Daughter does roadside CPR on mom

- 09/10/2014

When Layne Seger had a massive heart attack on the way to the hospital, her daughter pulled over and called 911; EMS was luckily minutes away

Off-duty EMT, nurses save man with CPR

- 09/04/2014

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. — An off-duty EMT and two nurses sprang to action when a 65-year-old man went into cardiac arrest on the Virginia Beach boardwalk on Friday. “I turned around ...

Off-duty EMT, nurses save man with CPR

- 09/03/2014

They sprang to action when he went into cardiac arrest on the Virginia Beach boardwalk

Study: New heart failure drug shows big promise

- 08/31/2014

By Marilynn Marchione, chief medical writer The Associated Press A new study reports one of the biggest potential advances against heart failure in more than a decade — a first-of-a-kind, ...

Garbage man seeks off-duty medic who saved his life

- 08/25/2014

WPFB PALM CITY, Fla. — Waste Management garbage collector Alex Spitznagel was tossing a garbage can into a truck when he suffered a heart attack and fell down on July 21. He became unconscious ...

Ohio responders, hospital, streamline cardiac responses

- 08/18/2014

Natalie Trusso Cafarello The Blade SYLVANIA TOWNSHIP, Ohio — Sylvania Township Fire Department paramedics and ProMedica Toledo Hospital are working together to improve intervention ...

Calif. man finishes race while having heart attack

- 06/19/2014

By Ed Yevelev The Marin Independent Journal MILL VALLEY, Calif. — Wolfgang Zech's first Dipsea Race, back in 1971, was the result of a wager. While living in San Francisco, nearly ...

Woman having heart attack forced to call own ambulance at walk-in center

- 06/16/2014

The Shield's Gazette JARROW, England — A family have hit out after claiming a grandmother was left to call for her own ambulance as she suffered a heart attack. Loved ones of ...

Life-saving strangers identify themselves to Texas heart attack survivor

- 05/07/2014

By Andrea Ball |Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas — Dr. Ron Burnett was nearing the end of his 20-mile bike ride when he saw a red light, changed his route and rode toward O. ...

Texas heart attack survivor searching for 2 strangers who saved his life

- 05/05/2014

By Andrea Ball Austin American-Statesman AUSTIN, Texas — Did you save Doug Gowland’s life? If so, he’s looking for you. You probably don’t know his name. You probably ...

Okla. inmate dies of heart attack after botched execution

- 04/30/2014

The state tried out a new lethal injection drug combination that included 100 milligrams of midazolam

Okla. inmate dies of heart attack after botched execution

- 04/30/2014

By Bailey Elise McBride and Sean Murphy The Associated Press McALESTER, Okla. — A botched execution that used a new drug combination left an Oklahoma inmate writhing and clenching his ...

Lawsuit: Woman frozen alive in L.A. hospital died trying to escape

- 04/04/2014

The 80-year-old woman was pronounced dead from a heart attack; morticians later found her body face down with bruises and determined she woke up and injured herself trying to escape

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