Pioneering scientist Kirsty Smitten who created a new class of antibiotics that could save millions of lives dies aged just 29
Kirsty Smitten was given just months to live after being diagnosed with heart cancer, a terminal disease so rare it affects just two people a year in the UK, in February and lost her fight for life on October 4. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 9, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Labour vows to cut heart, cancer and suicide deaths
Sir Keir Starmer says tackling the three "biggest killers" is central to Labour's NHS mission. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - May 22, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Top young scientist has 'months to live' after shock heart cancer diagnosis
Kirsty Smitten has been diagnosed with terminal heart cancer at the age of 28. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - March 27, 2023 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Newer Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Might Raise Heart, Cancer Risks
The drugs are now required to carry warnings about the increased risks. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 4, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Newer Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Might Raise Heart, Cancer Risks
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Oncology - January 27, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Cardiology, Neurology, Oncology, Pharmacy, Research, Rheumatology, News, Source Type: news

Newer Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Might Raise Heart, Cancer Risks
Title: Newer Rheumatoid Arthritis Drug Might Raise Heart, Cancer RisksCategory: Health NewsCreated: 1/27/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 1/27/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General)
Source: MedicineNet Arthritis General - January 27, 2022 Category: Rheumatology Source Type: news

Heart cancer: Is there such a thing?
(Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist)
Source: MayoClinic.com - Ask a Specialist - July 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Primary Cardiac Tumors: A Clarion Call for Cardio-Oncology Primary Cardiac Tumors: A Clarion Call for Cardio-Oncology
New data confirm the rarity and lethality of these tumors, yet patients are often diagnosed after surgery and only then referred to an oncologist.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape General Surgery Headlines - May 22, 2020 Category: Surgery Tags: Cardiology News Source Type: news

Facebook wants to help you get healthier through a new feature to track heart, cancer and flu risksĀ 
Facebook launched the feature, called Preventive Health, on Monday, in which users enter their age and sex and are given recommendations such as a blood pressure test or a cancer screening. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - October 29, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

That Perplexing Red Meat Controversy: 5 Things to Know
It may be the most unexpected dietary finding to come along in years. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - September 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Gina Kolata Tags: Diet and Nutrition Meat Deaths (Fatalities) Heart Cancer Medicine and Health Agriculture Department American Cancer Society American Heart Assn Annals of Internal Medicine Harvard University Indiana University United States Source Type: news

Living With Cancer: Understanding heart cancer
Heart cancer: Is there such a thing? Heart cancer is extremely rare. Most cancers found in the heart have come from elsewhere in the body, including breast cancer, kidney cancer, lung cancer, leukemia, lymphoma and melanoma. Cancer and cancer treatments can affect the heart in other ways, as well. Learn more from Dr. Timothy Moynihan, an [...] (Source: News from Mayo Clinic)
Source: News from Mayo Clinic - July 11, 2019 Category: Databases & Libraries Source Type: news

Vaginal Estrogen Not Tied to Added Heart, Cancer Risks
(MedPage Today) -- Study looked at 18 years of data on postmenopausal women (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - December 20, 2018 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Broken Heart + Cancer = Higher Risk
(MedPage Today) -- Increased incidence of clinical events in takotsubo syndrome with cancer (Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology)
Source: MedPage Today Hematology/Oncology - August 30, 2018 Category: Hematology Source Type: news

Singer who performed for Obama given five months to live
Destinee McEwen, of Detroit, Michigan, collapsed during a high school performance, she was given pain medication and sent her home. Years later she was diagnosed with a rare heart cancer. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 30, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Gasping Following Primary Cardiac Arrest: A Natural Biomarker Gasping Following Primary Cardiac Arrest: A Natural Biomarker
Might gasping for breath be an early sign of cardiac arrest? The author of this commentary calls attention to this over-looked phenomenon.Journal of the American College of Cardiology (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - November 8, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Cardiology Journal Article Source Type: news