Marijuana Use Might Boost Heart Risk in Some Women, SF Medical Examiner's Office Toxicologist Warns
“Enlarged heart and cannabis use in women has been shown by our research ... or prescribe this medication after having their heart evaluated for possible risks,” Lemos said. PHOTOS: Cannabis Cup Cake Anyone? The medical examiner’s office has even ...
Dangers of snoring in kids
But the most common reason children snore is enlarged tonsils ... aware of it because snoring can be associated with significant disruption of the quality of sleep and other underlying conditions that can affect the brain and the heart.
Eastern Oregon girl with enlarged heart gets a transplant
Lindsey Bingham is one of three children in an Eastern Oregon family with an enlarged heart, The Bulletin newspaper ... with doctors suspecting that her body was rejecting a 2006 heart transplant. Lindsey had waited since June at Lucile Packard Children's ...
Heart Conditions a Danger to Teen Athletes
Those sports physicals don't include EKG screenings, which can show signs of an enlarged heart or abnormal heart condition. Athletic Trainer, Brett Schulz says, "I don't think you're going to catch everything that goes by, in just an annual physical."
What are the health risks of long-distance running?
The unfortunate death of a male participant in a half-marathon race in Dublin at the weekend has put the spotlight on the health risks of long-distance ... Damaging the heart Could long-distance running actually damage the heart? In one small Australian ...