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U-M Study: Women Smokers Face Tougher Odds After Heart Attack

Fewer women than men smoke in the United States, but the University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center study suggests smoking is more dangerous for women.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/04/2011


U of M Holds Forum On Kids & Heart Attacks

University of Michigan teaching people how to respond to heart attacks in kids during a forum tonight.



Funeral For Sheriff’s Department Dive Team Member

Authorities say 56-year old John Makuch died after suffering a heart attack during training at the Port Huron YMCA Sunday morning.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/03/2011

Heart Attack Caused Motorist Crash And Death

Police in Detroit say a medical emergency may be to blame for the death of a driver in Detroit during the afternoon rush hour.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2011

MSU Coach Back In Hospital

Michigan State coach Mark Dantonio is back in the hospital because of a blood clot in his leg and will miss the 24th-ranked Spartans’ game against No. 11 Wisconsin on Saturday.


MSU Coach Recuperating After Heart Attack

Michigan State head football coach Mark Dantonio will remain hospitalized at Lansing’s Sparrow Hospital for the next few days after suffering a mild heart attack.


FDA Panel Split On Diet Pill Meridia

Federal health advisers delivered a split opinion Wednesday on whether to withdraw the diet pill Meridia due to evidence that it increases heart attack and stroke, with half voting to ban it and the others […]


UM Study: Chest Compressions Vs. Defibrillation

When someone has a sudden heart attack, is it better to begin chest compressions first or start by using a defibrillator? Click to read what researchers say.