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New Hanover County firefighter dies during training exercise
Submitted by Chris Phillips on Mon, 10/14/2013 - 5:42pm.

videoA New Hanover County fire captain has died from an apparent heart attack while participating in a training exercise.

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Red Dress Luncheon raises heart health awareness for women
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/31/2013 - 2:18pm.

videoLadies, listen up. The number one killer of women is on the loose, and the New Hanover Regional Medical Center Foundation's Red Dress Project looks to bring it to justice.

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Heart emergency at Wilmington International Airport
Submitted by Marcy Cuevas on Mon, 04/02/2012 - 4:32pm.

video An emergency at Wilmington International Airport today, but this had nothing to do with a plane.

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Free drugs can help prevent repeat heart attacks
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 11/14/2011 - 10:27am.

A study finds that offering people free medicines after a heart attack can help cut the chances they will suffer another one. It also saves them about $500 for health care over the next year without raising costs for insurers.

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Heart Walk raises funds and gets the blood pumping
Submitted by Katie Harden on Sun, 10/16/2011 - 2:44pm.

Hundreds of people got a little exercise on Saturday morning, all in the name of a good cause. Folks who participated in the 2011 Cape Fear Heart Walk say the event on UNCW’s campus was a great success.

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