Paralympian Marieke Vervoort Has Died By Euthanasia At Age 40

Belgian athlete Marieke Vervoort has died by euthanasia. She suffered from progressive tetraplegia, an incurable spinal disease, and decided to end her life on her own terms on Tuesday. Marieke competed as a wheelchair sprinter in the London and Rio de Janeiro Paralympics. Belgian Paralympic gold medalist Marieke Vervoort has…

ACC: Long-Term Outcomes for MI Similar at ≤40, 40 to 50

THURSDAY, March 7, 2019 — Patients with myocardial infarction (MI) at age 40 years or younger have similar long-term all-cause and cardiovascular death rates as patients aged older than 40 years, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American College of Cardiology, held from March 16…