Heart attack

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Utah Inmate Dies After Provider Fails To Show For Dialysis

A Utah prison inmate is dead of an apparent heart attack related to renal failure after a dialysis provider didn’t show up for a scheduled treatment for two days in a row, a prison official said Tuesday.


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Study: Regular Exercise Adds Years To Life Span

All that exercise will pay off, and could even add years to your life. Canadian researchers recently found young adults who did 150 minutes of moderate exercise a week added up to five years to their lives.


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Tarkanian Out Of ICU

Family members say former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian’s condition continues to improve after he suffered a mild heart attack.


Former UNLV Rebels head basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian (credit: Ethan Miller/GettyImages)

Tarkanian Recovering From Heart Attack

The Las VegasReview-Journal is reporting that former UNLV basketball coach Jerry Tarkanian is hospitalized and recovering from a “mild heart attack.”

CBS Las Vegas–03/21/2012

Lewis Brown, a former NBA player who spent ten years living on the streets of Hollywood, has died. (credit: AP)

Funeral In Compton For 1970s UNLV Hoop Player

A funeral is scheduled in Southern California for a former 6-foot-11 UNLV basketball center who was part of the Runnin’ Rebels NCAA Final Four team in 1977 and played briefly with the NBA’s Washington Bullets.



Man On Jet-Ski Dies Of Heart Attack At Lake Mead

A 51-year-old Colorado man died Saturday after suffering an apparent heart attack while on Lake Mead. National Park Service rangers said the man was part of a group on personal watercraft going toward the Hoover […]

CBS Las Vegas–06/12/2011


Randy “Macho Man” Savage Dead At 58

Randy “Macho Man” Savage, the professional wrestler known for his raspy voice, the sunglasses and bandanas he wore in the ring and the young woman named Miss Elizabeth who often accompanied him, died in a […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/21/2011

Study Shows Aspirin Reducing Cancer Risks

New research shows a daily intake of low doses of aspirin can cut the risk of many kinds of cancer.