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‘I’m not on it tonight’: Bernie Sanders insists he’s not ‘on’ medical marijuana at Democratic debate

Sen. Bernie Sanders joked that he wasn't "on" marijuana when asked at the fourth Democratic debate about his health following his recent heart attack.
FILE PHOTO: Democratic 2020 U.S. presidential candidate and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (D-VT) takes the stage at the New Hampshire Democratic Party state convention in Manchester

Bernie Sanders speaks on camera about his health after his heart attack

Sanders said he intends to release his medical records "as soon as we can," with "all of the information that's available."
Sen. Bernie Sanders participates in the She the People Presidential Forum in Houston, Texas, on April 24.

Bernie Sanders says he’ll ‘change the nature’ of his campaign ‘a bit’ after appointment with his cardiologist

Sen. Bernie Sanders said he will cut back on the number of campaign events he does on a daily basis one week after suffering a heart attack.
Bernie Sanders.

Bernie Sanders had an emergency procedure to insert stents. The tube-like devices can help prevent heart attacks.

Stents are thin tubes used to prop open a blocked artery, relieving chest pain and reducing the risk of heart attack.
Could just one pill a day save millions of people from heart attacks?

A simple ‘polypill’ taken every day can cut the risk of heart attack in half, but some doctors are still hesitant to recommend it

New research shows the pill can benefit heart health, especially when taken regularly. Some health experts oppose the one-size-fits all solution.

A woman reportedly died of a heart attack after her husband fell to his death from their HDB flat

The man's wife was carried out of her flat on a stretcher not long after he fell, witness says.
Doctors should consider alternative treatments to anticholinergic medications when possible.

There’s even more evidence that vitamin D supplements are probably a waste of your money, especially if you’re taking them to protect your...

The recent analysis of 21 studies found that people who were taking vitamin D supplements didn't have a decreased risk for heart disease or death.
Carnival Sunshine cruise ship, which nearly tipped over in October.

Carnival slammed with a lawsuit claiming the cruise line refused to let an elderly man off the ship after he suffered a heart attack. He later died.

If Carnival had let the 65-year-old off the ship, his family says, he could have survived. Instead, he sat for 21 hours in the ships infirmary.
An ECG measures the electrical activity of the heart.

A Dominican Republic official said an American woman probably died ‘from the shock’ of seeing her fiancé dead. Here’s how that&...

A death at a Dominican Republic resort was attributed to shock, which is a real, though rarely fatal, condition also dubbed "broken heart syndrome."
After decades of progress, heart disease death rates have remained stagnant.

More middle-aged adults in the US are dying of heart disease after decades of lower risks: ‘Obesity is the new smoking’

Middle-aged Americans are more likely to die of heart disease now than they were in 2011, the Wall Street Journal reports.