Will Zalatoris wins wild playoff at FedEx St. Jude

It took an extraordinary and unpredictable three-hole playoff, but Will Zalatoris finally landed his maiden PGA Tour title by defeating Austrian Sepp Straka on Sunday to win the FedEx St. Jude Championship in Memphis, Tenn. Zalatoris’ victory in the first leg of the FedEx Cup Playoffs gave him 2,000 Cup points and pushed him into … Read more

Loneliness Can Be a Real Heartbreaker

By Sydney Murphy HealthDay ReporterHealthDay Reporter FRIDAY, Aug. 5, 2022 (HealthDay News) – Social isolation and loneliness put people at a 30% higher risk of heart attack, stroke or death from either, a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association (AHA) warns. The statement also highlights the lack of data on interventions that could … Read more

The gradual effort to kill Julian Assange

Time is running out to save the life of Julian Assange, who doctors warn only has months left to live, writes Dr Binoy Kampmark. THEY REALLY DO want to kill him. Perhaps it is high time that his detractors and skeptics of him, proved essentially wrong from the outset, admits that the US imperium, along … Read more

Take a look at Team India’s schedule for Day 1

birmingham [UK]July 29 (ANI): Indian women’s cricket team is set to take on current T20I world-champions Australia in a blockbuster opener of their twenty-over tournament campaign in the ongoing Commonwealth Games 2022 at Birmingham on Friday, making history as the first women cricketers to represent the country in the multi-sport event. Cricket fans will get … Read more

Western Sydney a hotspot for diabetes, according to Census data

When Jaybee Serrano had a sudden pain in his neck four years ago, he went straight to the emergency department at Blacktown Hospital. Key points: Diabetes is the leading cause of heart attacks, strokes, heart failure and kidney disease Exercise and healthy eating lowers your risk of developing the disease Sydney’s western suburbs are home … Read more

Tasmanians requiring critical stroke, aneurysm treatments to be flown to Melbourne until specialists return

Tasmanians requiring specialist procedures for strokes and aneurysms will be sent to Melbourne for treatment, due to the state being without its two interventional neuroradiologists. Key points: The Tasmanian Health Service spokesperson said “alternative treatment options” were in place for emergency cases But Shadow Health Minister Anita Dow said the shortfall was “incredibly concerning” It … Read more

Even When Stroke Centers Are Near, Black Americans Often Lack Access

By Cara Murez HealthDay ReporterHealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, June 29, 2022 (HealthDay News) — Even though Black people may be more likely to live near a hospital with a certified stroke center, those who need the specialty care are still more likely to receive it at a hospital with fewer resources . And this can hurt … Read more

Ballarat stroke survivor, 49, says ‘chrome baby’ Mercedes-Benz, named Bert, helped drive recovery

Richard Nash is a proud father to five children and a loving parent of a “chrome baby”, a striking red Mercedes-Benz affectionately known as “Bert”. Key points: Richard Nash was 43 years old when he suffered a stroke After almost six years of rehabilitation, Mr Nash has returned to work as a full-time university teacher … Read more

Pennsylvania Senate hopeful Fetterman recovering from stroke

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman, the leading Democrat in the state’s high-profile Senate contest, suffered a stroke just days before the primary election but was on his way to a “full recovery,” his campaign said on Sunday. The 52-year-old Fetterman, who confirmed that he had been hospitalized all weekend, insisted the … Read more

Judge Peter Zahra dies after suffering a stroke, days into fraud trial of Guy Sebastian’s ex-manager

Respected NSW District Court Judge Peter Zahra has died suddenly suffering a stroke, just days after overseeing the start of the trial of Guy Sebastian’s ex-manager. Key points: Several members of the jury gasped audibly and offered condolences after hearing the news Judge Zahra’s family issued a statement saying he would be remembered as a … Read more