Pregnancy complications linked to higher risk of heart disease, study finds

CNN — According to a new study, five major pregnancy complications are powerful risk factors for ischemic heart disease throughout life, with the greatest risk occurring within a decade of giving birth. Ischemic heart disease refers to heart problems, including heart attack, caused by narrowed or dysfunctional blood vessels that reduce blood and oxygen flow … Read more

Double-amputated with a stab wound and killed by police; family say they used excessive force

CNN — Videos purporting to capture the moments leading up to the shooting death of a double-amputee man holding a knife after a stabbing attack raise questions about whether police used excessive force in the town of Huntington Park, NY southern California. Huntington Park Police Department officers responded to a report of a stabbing on … Read more