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There are only about 10,000 pairs of Humboldt penguins left in the wild and they're found in coastal areas of Chile and Peru.
Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park cites habitat destruction, over-fishing and climate change as factors in the penguins becoming endangered.
Aortic dissection occurs when blood from the aorta leaves its "channel" through a small tear in the aortic wall.
The Humboldt penguin lives at the Weymouth Sea Life Adventure Park in the UK.
Spruce lives in a colony with 13 other penguins, but they're either already coupled up or males in the same boat as Spruce.
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To find the most current information, please enter your topic of interest into our search box. 12, 2003 -- Popular TV and movie star John Ritter has died from an undetected flaw in his heart called an aortic dissection.About 600,000 of these are first attacks, and 185,000 are recurrent attacks." The same website also states that although most strokes occur in people over the age of 65, high blood pressure is the leading cause of stroke, and this can occur in people who are not even legally allowed to drink in the United States.