Tags : Heart Attack


German expat, 84, dies of suspected heart attack at Phuket

PHUKET: An 84-year-old German expat who had lived in Phuket for years on retirement was found dead of suspected heart attack in his car at the Phuket International Airport parking lot yesterday afternoon (Jan 15). Lt Sira Lertthaisong of the Sakoo Police was informed of the incident by airport police at 2:50pm. Full story: thephuketnews.com […]Read More


Phuket flight aborted after co-pilot has heart attack in cockpit,

PHUKET: A South Korean co-pilot has died after suffering a heart attack in the cockpit while preparing for takeoff at Phuket International Airport early this morning (Apr 15). The 40-year-old co-pilot was conducting his preflight check on Eastar Jet Flight ZE532 when he started suffering breathing difficulty and fell unconscious, said Lt Suporn Muangkhai of […]Read More


Drone smartphone app to help heart attack victims announced

German non-profit organization Definetz announced on Friday the development of the ‘Defikopter’: a medical drone, launched by smartphone app, designed to be able to fly defibrillators to heart attack victims in remote areas quicker than an ambulance. The Defikopter is to be launched by an app that sends out the GPS coordinates of the victim. […]Read More


Ailing Belgian Tour Leader Dies In Chiang Rai

A 63-year-old Belgian leading a tour group of 30 people in Northern Thailand died in his hotel room in Chiang Rai province. Mr. Rudolf Urbain was suffering from heart disease, and had visited Thai hospitals twice during the trip for his chest pains. Police assumed he died of a heart attack. Read more: pattayadailynews.comRead More


Samui Island: German Dies of Heart Attack Watching UEFA Soccer

Mr. Helmut Gunther, A 71-years-old German citizen died of a heart attack while watching the UEFA European Championship Germany-Portugal match. SURATTHANI – June 10, 2012 [PDN]; Pol. Sub. Lt. Issaret Samneangwan, Koh Samui police station, Surat Thani province was notified of a foreigner who had died in Santi Thani Project Village, Koh Samui island. Read […]Read More


Bride, 27, dies of heart attack on Cambodian honeymoon

A young bride has died of a sudden heart attack at the age of just 27 while on her honeymoon in Cambodia. Pretty Kristy Cadman-Jones and her husband Damian married in Scraptoft, Leicester, in July last year and set off on their four-week tour of south-east Asian country just before Christmas. Read more: dailymail.co.ukRead More