"I feel like I"m jinxed": Newlywed loses husband to same heart condition that killed her boyfriend nine years ago

'I feel like I'm jinxed': Newlywed loses husband to same heart condition that killed her boyfriend nine years agoKaren Matthews, 31, from Bristol said she 'feels like the unluckiest woman alive'Her husband of four months, Ryan, 36, suffered a fatal heart attack in December as a result of left ventricular hypertrophyNine years ago, her boyfriend, James Gray, 24, died of the same condition while playing football By Lucy Waterlow PUBLISHED: 15:34 GMT, 5 March 2013 | UPDATED: 18:28 GMT, 5 March 2013 A newlywed mourning the death of her husband said she feels like she's 'jinxed' after he died from the same heart condition that previously killed her boyfriend.

Heart transplant waiting list war hero has benefits stopped because he is not disabled enough

Heart transplant waiting list war hero who is always '15 seconds from death' has benefits stopped because he is not disabled enough Alex Smith suffered heart failure but has been told he is fit to workHe claims he becomes seriously exhausted by even the smallest effortsIf his life-saving device breaks he has just 15 seconds to live | UPDATED: 17:22 GMT, 13 December 2012 A Gulf War hero who needs a heart transplant and is always '15 seconds from death' has seen his benefits stopped – because he is not disabled enough.

The heart that healed itself: Mother, 20, avoids transplant thanks to pioneering device

The heart that healed itself: Mother, 20, avoids transplant thanks to pioneering device Mother collapsed 10 days after giving birth after suffering from a weakened heart | UPDATED: 00:58 GMT, 5 May 2012 When Stevie Caffrey collapsed only days after giving birth, doctors warned she would die without a heart transplant.