We always knew athletes had big hearts. A new study shows slight differences between runners’ hearts and swimmers’ hearts
Why do some young people have heart problems despite being fit and active? Why one genetic typo can lead to death in seemingly healthy young runners.
June 4th, 2015 by Caela Fenton | Posted in Uncategorized | No Comments »
Endurance athletes, such as marathoners and long-distance cyclists, can sometimes develop heartbeat irregularities, known as arrhythmia. Left undetected, these heart conditions can be fatal and are often the cause of sudden deaths which occasionally […]
While running is a great way to keep healthy, a new look at the Copenhagen City Heart Study has found that too much of it at high intensities may may actually be detrimental to your […]
You may want to think twice about picking up an energy drink next time you’re feeling groggy. A presentation on Monday, Dec. 2, at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America […]
Earlier this month a study was published by researchers from the Mayo clinic suggesting a correlation between an increased risk of lethal heart arrhythmias and “ultra” endurance sports (including ultra marathons).