As we all know, The King died on the toilet (“straining at stool,” was I believe the phrase in the coroner’s report). Up until now, it’s been accepted that Elvis died as the result of some, er, unhealthy lifestyle choices. A man can only have so many fried peanut butter and banana sandwiches without the ventricles saying “I quit!”
Or maybe that wasn’t it at all. A new investigation suggests that the actual cause of death was hypertropic cardiomyopathy, a condition that weakens the heart muscle.
How did this specialist in Kansas City come to this conclusion? Go here.