Peloton Responds to the Role Their Bikes Played in the And Just Like That Death
“I’m sure SATC fans, like me, are saddened by the news that Mr. Big dies of a heart attack,” said Steinbaum. “Mr. Big lived what many would call an extravagant lifestyle— including cocktails, cigars, and big steaks—and was at serious risk as he had a previous cardiac event in season 6.”
She continued, “These lifestyle choices and perhaps even his family history, which often is a significant factor, were the likely cause of his death. Riding his Peloton Bike may have even helped delay his cardiac event.”
So, you’re saying we should cut out our nightly cheeseburger, large fry and cosmopolitan? Got it.
More than 80 percent all cardiac-related deaths are preventable through lifestyle, diet and exercise modifications,” the cardiologist explained. “And while 25 percent of heart attacks each year are in patients who already had one (like Mr. Big), even then they are very, very treatable. The lesson here is, KNOW YOUR NUMBERS!”
“It’s always important to talk to your doctor, get tested, and have a healthy prevention strategy,” Steinbaum continued. “The good news is Peloton helps you track heart rate while you ride, so you can do it safely