|Obaid Al Jasmi: A bright Olympian spirit|
Months before the 2012 Olympics he was diagnosed with Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, a rare condition that caused a rapid heartbeat. He dived back into the pool three weeks after surgery but doctors said competing in the games was not worth the risk.
The National - Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:22
|In Tune with Manitoba: The Revival|
The band's original drummer, Alex “Dee” Danyliuk, passed away suddenly in April 2013 at age 22. Danyliuk had Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, which causes heart arrhythmia and tachycardias. The Revival has carried on and has hosted benefit concerts in ...
Globalnews.ca - Wed, 29 Oct 2014 07:09
|NYC marathon runner to raise funds for PGH|
A battery of tests revealed that Arriola had Wolff-Parkinson-White (WPW) Syndrome, a condition where an abnormal extra electrical pathway in the heart could lead to episodes of rapid heart rate. In severe cases, WPW can result in sudden cardiac arrest.
Inquirer.net - Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:45
|Monday Profile: WSHS grad to represent Winona at Miss Minnesota USA pageant|
She was born with what's known as Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, which leads to instances of rapid heartbeat. It wasn't discovered until her senior year of high school, when her heart at one point began beating close to 300 beats a minute. She didn't ...
Winona Daily News - Mon, 13 Oct 2014 02:33
|Dan Hardy targets UFC return, wants to 'expose' Diego Sanchez who is the ...|
The 32-year-old has been sidelined by a heart condition called Wolff Parkinson White syndrome and hasn't competed since 2012, but the charismatic Brit is eying a comeback next year. He spoke about it on the video interview with MMAnytt above and says ...
Bloody Elbow - Wed, 08 Oct 2014 08:00
|UFC's Dan Hardy Planning Return, Explains Why he Wants Scrap With Diego ...|
MMAFrenzy.com - Wed, 08 Oct 2014 09:11
|Dan Hardy Targets 2015 Return To UFC; Wants Diego Sanchez Fight At 155lbs|
Fight Of The Night - Wed, 08 Oct 2014 09:41
|Dan Hardy Likely to Return in 2015|
"It has been a heart-related disorder called Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome that's kept the British welterweight from competition for so long. It's a rare ailment (though it also affects the likes of Marilyn Manson, Meat Loaf and Jeff Garlin), and has ...
UFC - Tue, 14 Oct 2014 14:49
|Kelsey Snider Shines as a Senior at CSU|
At age 12 she was diagnosed with Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, which threatened not only her livelihood on the court, but her life off of it. "They said you need to have surgery or else you can't play sports anymore," said Snider. "Obviously, I had ...
9NEWS.com - Tue, 07 Oct 2014 17:30
|Heart of a champion: Gardiner's Thomas back on court 8 days after surgery|
Thomas was treated for Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome, a condition where an extra electrical pathway between the heart's upper chambers and lower chambers causes a rapid heart beat. Doctors went through her groin — she says she has two dot-like ...
Billings Gazette - Sat, 11 Oct 2014 17:56