Sudden death warning over faulty heart gene

An estimated 620,000 people in the UK have a faulty gene that puts them at risk of developing coronary heart disease or sudden death, and most are unaware, a charity has warned. The British Heart Foundation said the figure was 100,000 more than had been thought and could be even higher. It said there was … Read more Sudden death warning over faulty heart gene

American Apparel’s Ex-CEO Talks About Dealing with Death Threats at Work

Paula Schneider, who held the CEO post at American Apparel for less than a year, is featured in our latest MPW OnStage podcast. She has since moved onto a role as the CEO of DG Premium Brands. Schneider was American Apparel’s first CEO after the ouster of controversial founder Dov Charney and attempted to guide … Read more American Apparel’s Ex-CEO Talks About Dealing with Death Threats at Work

ECSTASY RIVER DEATH Popular football coach, 21, who usually led ‘clean-living’ lifestyle ‘took ecstasy for the first time’ before he fell into Swansea river and drowned

A POPULAR football coach who usually led a “clean-living” lifestyle “took ecstasy for the first time” before falling to a river and drowning. Jordan Miers, 21, fell into a river in Swansea after taking MDMA on a night out with workmates, an inquest heard. ATHENA PICTURE AGENCY 2 Jordan Miers fell in a river and … Read more ECSTASY RIVER DEATH Popular football coach, 21, who usually led ‘clean-living’ lifestyle ‘took ecstasy for the first time’ before he fell into Swansea river and drowned

Fidel Castro, Cuba’s communist revolutionary, dead aged 90 – latest news, world’s reaction, and what his death means for the county

The death of Cuban leader Fidel Castro divided the world’s leaders on Saturday, as left-leaning governments rushed to praise his revolutionary spirit while others decried him as a cruel dictator who brutalised and impoverished his own people. Nicolás Maduro, president of Venezuela, led the tributes from world leaders after the announcement, which was greeted with … Read more Fidel Castro, Cuba’s communist revolutionary, dead aged 90 – latest news, world’s reaction, and what his death means for the county