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Lawmakers weigh exempting Alaska from daylight saving time

...clocks each spring and fall, and she wants to help Alaskans avoid those problems. Those include increased rates of heart attacks, suicide and traffic accidents in the spring, she said.The bill would also help address productivity and school...
Alaska village sues feds to open road in refuge

...birds.The lawsuit said Leff Kenezuroff, a plaintiff, has been medically evacuated to Cold Bay four times after heart attacks. After one episode, when planes could not fly, he was carried on a crab boat and hoisted to the dock in a crab pot...
Patrick Joseph Oyler

...Patrick Joseph Oyler, 58, passed away peacefully Sunday, May 18, 2014 at home after beating cancer twice and numerous heart attacks.A celebration of life will be held 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 1, at Nikiski New Hope Christian Fellowship at...
Georgia chicken company keeps insurance costs down by pushing workers toward healthier habits

BALDWIN, Ga. -- In the early 1990s, Fieldale Farms had a troubling problem: Employee heart attacks, at an average cost of $50,000 apiece, were quickly making insurance unaffordable for the small chicken processing company...
CPH earns praise from The Joint Commission

...recently listed the hospital as a top performer in the surgical care and pneumonia categories. Other categories included heart attacks, heart failure, and children's asthma, which the hospital did not receive recognition on from the organization...
Ninilchik gets a new heart monitor

...chief, Gina Wiste, thought having a new heart monitor was a priority. "Large percentages are cardiac calls for heart attacks," he said. In order to come up with the money for the new heart monitor, Chihuly and Ninilchik Emergency Services...
Common misconceptions about cardiovascular care

...of drugs that can help prevent heart attacks, such as aspirin. It was changes at preventing future heart attacks or strokes. As with most things...patient's overall risk of having heart attacks or dying from heart attacks...

...who are suffering from respiratory problems. It is caused from standing in line at the supermarket checkout counters holding their breath." This is a quote from a cookbook written in 1985. Today they would be treated for heart attacks.
Soldotna police eligible for grant: Money slated for defibrillators

...critical determinant in the survival of cardiac emergencies." The AEDs are not only useful for victims suffering heart attacks, but also for overdose cases, poisonings and drowning victims. Lucking said he will encourage officers to have their...

...more than 1,500 mg of sodium a day. Reducing salt is one key to avoiding high blood pressure that in turn leads to heart attacks and strokes, the association said.Debating how little salt is too little is a moot point, added nutritionist Bonnie...


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