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'Normal Heart' a telling tale about 1981 fight against AIDS

San Francisco Examiner - 12 Nov 2017
Set more than 30 years ago during the early days of the AIDS crisis, “The Normal Heart” still has impact. It's only fitting that San Francisco's Theatre Rhinoceros, self-described as the world's oldest troupe dedicated to LGBT issues, is staging Larry ...
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What Should Your Normal Resting Heart Rate Really Be?

Men's Health - 08 Nov 2017
2.5 billion. No, it's not how old the Earth is. It's the average amount of times the heart beats in a lifetime, according to the American Heart Association. Breaking it down even further, your heart beats 100,000 times every day, pumping about 2,000 ...
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Women less likely to get CPR from bystanders, study suggests

KFSN-TV - 19 Nov 2017
Cardiac arrest occurs when the heart suddenly stops pumping, usually because of a rhythm problem. More than 350,000 Americans each year suffer one in settings other than a hospital. About 90 percent of them die, but CPR can double or triple survival ...
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'The Normal Heart' still beats ferociously at Theater Rhino

48 Hills - 14 Nov 2017
ONSTAGE In the opening line of The Normal Heart (through Nov. 25, Theater Rhinoceros at the Gateway Theater, SF), a young gay man in a hospital waiting room, turns to his friends and says, “I know something's wrong.” The line probably drew a different ...
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Sex rarely makes heart stop beating

Reuters - 13 Nov 2017
Patients who experienced sudden cardiac arrest linked to sexual activity had higher rates of what's know as ventricular fibrillation – a serious cardiac rhythm disturbance – and tachycardia, or a higher-than-normal heart rate. Most of the cases were ...
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Blood type can affect risk of heart attack when pollution rises

Deseret News - 19 Nov 2017
For every 10 micrograms of particulate per cubic meter in the air above 25, the risk for people with type A, B and AB blood increases by 25 percent above normal, while for blood type O blood patients, that incremental increase is just 10 percent ...
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This 'ruler' measures muscle filaments perfectly

Futurity: Research News - 16 Nov 2017
While the heart still contracts, the muscle is weak, so each contraction only moves a fraction of the blood pumped by a normal heart. In humans, the most frequent cause of DCM is a mutation in titin that shortens the protein. DCM affects 1 in 500 ...
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Theatre Rhinoceros to Present Larry Kramer's THE NORMAL HEART

Broadway World - 03 Nov 2017
Theatre Rhinoceros presents THE NORMAL HEART by Larry Kramer, directed by John Fisher, at The Gateway Theatre, running November 3 - 25, 2017. THE NORMAL HEART by Larry Kramer is a searing drama about public and private indifference to the ...
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Study suggests women less likely to get CPR from bystanders

CBS News - 13 Nov 2017
He said he has long worried that large breasts may impede proper placement of defibrillator pads if women need a shock to restore normal heart rhythm. The Heart Association and the National Institutes of Health funded the study. Men did not have a ...
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MEDICAL MATTERS: Atrial Fibrillation: Common and Risky

Odessa American - 19 Nov 2017
Atrial fibrillation occurs when the upper chambers of the heart (called atria) develop disorganized electrical signals that affect the normal synchrony of the lower and upper chambers of the heart. This frequently causes heart palpitations, a sensation ...

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