Category: Heart Attack

Heart Attack Symptoms in Men

Heart attack is a condition when a blood clot in the artery interferes with the blood flow. As a result heart muscle gets damaged and this leads to chest pain. Besides, heart muscle tissue becomes instable and that is why the other name for the condition is myocardial infarction. This means that the heart muscle […]

Helpful Tips on How to Prevent Heart Attack

As a matter of fact there isn’t any definite treatment for heart disease. The doctors tell that the best option is prevention through a well balanced healthy diet and fitness program. 1.Heart-healthy diet The food you eat today determines your health in future. To avoid heart problems, it is best to follow the DASH diet […]

How long Does a Heart Attack Last?

Hopefully, you’ve only ever had to witness a heart attack in a film and not in real life. Such scenes usually follow the same outline: a seemingly healthy character suddenly goes pale, gasps for breath, and clutches onto his or her chest, then falls on the floor. This makes a heart attack seem like a […]

What Happens During a Heart Attack?

A heart attack occurs when there is blood flow to the heart blocking. Without blood and delivered oxygen a part of the heart starts dieing. A heart attack is not necessary fatal. Immediate treatment may restore blood flow to the heart and save the life. Among doctors a heart attack is called a myocardial infarction. […]

How Many People Die a Year from Heart Disease?

25th September is the universal holiday Heart Day. Today heart problem is not only doctor’s problem it is also a social problem. The most dangerous day is that not only elderly people are dying but young. Thus this is the problem of the whole society and country. The most significant problem is that people, particularly […]

Heart Attack Prevention

Each year 1.5 million people suffer heart attacks. Some of these heart attacks are fatal, about one third. Prevention programs have proven effective in reducing heart attack rates by about 50%, but are not as yet being widely promoted. Instead, intensive efforts are in place to treat the acute heart attack in a way which […]

What is a heart attack?

A Heart Attack (technical term: myocardial infarction) is a life threatening event, caused by a sudden complete occlusion of a heart wreath receptacle. Fast action is crucial in acute myocardial infarction: Because closes one of the 3 major coronary vessels (coronary arteries), is a part of the heart muscle is no longer with oxygen and […]