Health

AFTER HEART ATTACK, PEOPLE MORE LIKELY TO TAKE THEIR MEDS

todayMay 31, 2021 6

Background
share close

A study says after they wind up hospitalized for a heart attack, people may do a better job following doctors’ orders to take drugs prescribed to protect against cardiac problems. The lead study author (Columbia University Medical Center) said, “Our theory is that the heart attack hospitalization appeared to serve as a teachable moment, or a wake-up call, to patients to do everything possible to prevent another heart attack.”

 

SOURCE: Reuters

Written by: Slim

Rate it

Previous post

Weird News

GIRL FOUND TO HAVE ANTS IN EARS

A 16-year-old girl in Taiwan had more than 30 ants in her ears because of her love for snacks. Her ears started itching, and when her family said they had seen ants climbing out of her ears, she rushed to see a doctor. The doctor found about six ants in the girl’s left ear and more than 20 in her right ear. So how’d the ants get in there? The […]

todayMay 31, 2021 11

0%