THE mother of a Welsh teenager who died from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
has spoken of the moment she was told her daughter had collapsed.
Superfit Jemma Benjamin, 18, fell victim to a heart condition - sudden adult death syndrome
- after kissing Daniel Ross, 21, in the hallway of his student digs.
Recording a verdict of death from natural causes, North Wales Central coroner John Hughes said there was concern nationally about such cases which could be classed as sudden adult death syndrome
, and in the past year Atkinson had sent three hearts - including Nicola's - to the expert at the Royal Brompton Hospital in London for examination.
Richard Allan was just 16 when he collapsed and died at home in West Moor, North Tyneside, from an undiagnosed heart condition known as hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, a form of sudden adult death syndrome
A charity set up in memory of former Wales and Great Britain hurdler Rhys Davies is hoping to fund a special nurse to care for families bereaved through sudden adult death syndrome
Dr Reid said: 'We can now introduce measures to improve diagnosis, treatment and support for the 700,000 people who suffer from palpitations, loss of consciousness, dizziness andbreathlessness associated with arrhythmia and to help reduce the number of people who go through the trauma of Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
Although a post-mortem failed to determine the exact cause of death, his family believe it was linked to Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
(Sads) - a rare form of adult cot death in which the heart stops suddenly.
The Armagh teacher died suddenly in his sleep in March 2004 from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
Luke Chapman, 15, a talented player for Old Halesonians, fell victim to sudden adult death syndrome
during an away game while representing his Hagley school Haybridge High in March.
A rare extra electrical connection in his heart, WPW is one of 11 conditions under the Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
At an inquest last month, it was said the 21-year-old died of sudden adult death syndrome
- the adult equivalent of cot death.
The charity has medical advisors who are specialists with regard to Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
The Jedi Music Festival, in Victoria Park, combines fun with raising awareness of Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
(SADS) and Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY).
A coroner yesterday called for more research into Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
after a teenage footballer died during a five-a-side tournament.
The inquest heard how former nurses Mr and Mrs Anslow had been staying with Gareth when he died from Sudden Adult Death Syndrome
as he travelled to work in Swindon in January 2005.