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Sportster 48 by Rampant x Ellaspede

When Warwick Lyon started work on this Sportster 48, he wanted to build a modern interpretation of a café racer with elements of a streetfighter. Lyon runs an Australian workshop called Rampant Motorcycles, and his forte is mechanics. So he called up Ellaspede—another Brisbane-based builder, but …

Motorcycles

Intoxicating: Shaw Speed's Martini-themed Harley XL883R

Like Gulf Oil, Martini is a brand inextricably associated with speed. The blue and red stripes are one of the most distinctive liveries in motorsport, and forever associated with the Martini Racing Porsches from the 1970s.<p>Martini hits its 150th anniversary in 2013, and the English shop Shaw Speed & …

Martinis

Harley Sportster by Bull Cycles

Regular readers will know that we don’t feature many Harley Sportster customs. It’s not often that one makes me jump out of my seat, but just take a look at this XL1200 from Illinois-based Bull Cycles.<p>‘Zephyr’ is one of the more successful café conversions, succeeding where many fail. The visual …

Beauty and the Beast

Why women’s heart attacks get misdiagnosed - Encore - MarketWatch

By Elizabeth O'Brien<p>A new study challenges the popular notion that men and women experience heart attacks very differently–and if its results change …

Energy Drinks Affect Heart Function, Study Says

Although trips to the emergency room linked to energy drinks almost doubled between 2007 and 2011, little was known about how the highly caffeinated …

The First Artificial Hearts Were The Size Of A Hot Dog Stand

It might look more like something a street vendor would serve up food from. But, believe it or not, this is one of the first ever artificial …

Leisure-time exercise can lower your risk of high blood pressure

Exercising more than four hours per week in your leisure time could drop your risk of having high blood pressure by nearly 20 percent.<p>Even moderate …

When do most heart attacks occur -- and why?

It's something of a Christmas miracle that Santa isn't long dead from a heart attack. Increases in stress levels mean increases in heart attacks, and …

Cholesterol Guidelines: Myth vs. Truth -- What You Need to Know

By now, you may have heard the debate. Earlier this month, the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology published guidelines on lifestyle, obesity, risk assessment and cholesterol to help patients and physicians determine the best ways to prevent a heart attack or stroke.<p>In …

Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

Catch the signs early<p>Don’t wait to get help if you experience any of these heart attack warning signs. Some heart attacks are sudden and intense. But …

History of CPR

Highlights of CPR dating back to the 1700's<p><b>1700's - 1800's</b><p><b>1740</b> The Paris Academy of Sciences officially recommended mouth-to-mouth resuscitation for …

National Academy of Sciences

Pomegranate: A ‘superfood’ that goes straight to your heart

Now's the time – late fall through early winter – you'll find vibrant red pomegranates in produce and grocery stores. While it takes a bit of work to eat a pomegranate, it's a fruit worth adding to your diet.<p>Valued for its medicinal properties since ancient times, pomegranates have only recently …

Brough Superior: the 'new' SS100

So here is the new Brough Superior — the first all-new bike from the famous marque in seven decades. The rights to the brand name are now owned by the Austrian-based businessman Mark Upham, who’s been teasing us for the past three years with beautiful recreations of George Brough’s 1920s …

Emerging Technology

Jamesville's 1948 Harley Panhead

James Roper-Caldbeck is English, lives in Denmark, and builds custom Harley-Davidsons. It sounds like a League of Nations recipe for disaster, but fear not—James has an amazingly good eye for stance and proportions.<p>This long, low Panhead is James’ latest creation, a ground-up build for a customer …

Vintage