AHA News: Neurologist Wakes Up in the Hospital Where She Works – As a Stroke Survivor
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- Dr. Dipika Aggarwal sat in a Kansas City, Kansas, diner on a Tuesday afternoon two years ago sipping coffee and enjoying a mushroom omelet and toast.
Only a month before, the neurologist...
Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death Rises in People With HIV
WEDNESDAY, Sept. 8, 2021 -- People with HIV have an increased risk of sudden cardiac death, a new study warns, especially if the virus isn't well-controlled.
Sudden cardiac death occurs when the heart unexpectedly stops beating, usually due to an...
Therapeutic Brain Implant Won't Alter Personality in Epilepsy Patients: Study
TUESDAY, Sept. 7, 2021 -- Implanted brain stimulation devices used to treat epilepsy won't turn patients into someone they don't recognize, a small study shows.
"We found that the brain implants did not transform patients' sense of self or...