Statins will be given to more adults at risk of heart attacks and strokes under new plans to prevent thousands of cases.
Scotland’s biggest taxi firm has installed defibrillators in 15 of their Glasgow cabs and trained drivers how to help people having heart attacks.
Thousands of heart attacks and deaths from cardiovascular disease could be prevented by patients taking higher doses of statins and taking the drugs as advised by doctors, a study has suggested.
A Dundee family are desperately trying to raise £40,000 after their mum suffered a heart attack and was put into an induced coma while on holiday.
Airlifted by helicopter from Highland Perthshire to hospital in Dundee in a matter of minutes, one man has more reason than most to be thankful for Scotland’s Charity Air Ambulance.
Women with an apple-shaped figure are more likely to suffer a heart attack than pear-shaped women, a study has suggested.
Football fans have called for a minute's applause at Dundee FC's next match in memory of a supporter who died after taking unwell during Saturday's Scottish Cup clash.
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The Scottish Government have branded a Dundee man's year-long wait for a consultant "unacceptable".
An ex-Dundee policeman who visited his GP with chest pains had to wait a year before he could see a consultant at Ninewells Hospital - who then told him he had suffered a heart attack.