5 Signs of an Impending Heart Attack

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Heart disease is a serious issue in the United States. In fact, it’s the leading cause of death in adults. The CDC reports that a heart attack occurs every 40 seconds in the U.S. They also state that approximately 1 in 5 heart attacks are silent, meaning that the individual experiences a heart attack but doesn’t realize it. One of

Debunking Heart Disease Myths

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Among others, one of the primary reasons bystanders don’t act during a cardiac emergency is a lack of knowledge, and, unfortunately, there’s no shortage of incorrect information about heart disease out there. Knowing all the facts is paramount to getting victims of both cardiac arrest and heart attacks the appropriate care. Myth #1: Sudden Cardiac Arrest and Heart Attacks Are