What is a heart attack?

So many people have confusion around the difference between cardiac arrest and a heart attack, so let me start by explaining what’s a heart attack. Well a heart attack is when one of the arteries supplying blood to the heart gets blocked. The sudden blockage causes pain often in the chest, sometimes in the arm …

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Women’s Signs of a Heart Attack — Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum

Women’s Signs of a Heart Attack — Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum

– Heart attacks in women don’t often present the same way as they do in men. It’s not that typical Hollywood heart attack of crushing chest pain. Sometimes it’s as simple as shortness of breath, nausea, back pain, jaw pain, even fatigue. But if it’s harder to do your normal activities, if suddenly you feel …

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#TomorrowsDiscoveries: Heart Attack in a Dish – Dr. Brian O’Rourke

>>Hi, I’m Brian O’Rourke, Professor in the Division of Cardiology at Johns Hopkins University. My laboratory studies how mitochondria, the cellular powerhouses of the heart, contribute to heart attacks and heart failure. A continuous supply of energy equivalent to a 15 watt light bulb is required to keep the heart pumping for over three billion …

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An Osmosis Video: Heart Attack Explained

According to the world health organization, cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death worldwide, as well as in the US. Of those, a large proportion are caused by heart attacks, also known as acute myocardial infarctions, or just myocardial infarctions, sometimes just called MI. The word infarction means that some area of tissue has …

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High Blood Pressure | Hypertension | Nucleus Health

High blood pressure, or hypertension is a common condition in which the force of blood on the walls of your arteries is often too high. Arteries are the blood vessels that carry blood away from your heart to supply your tissues with oxygen and nutrients. In your heart, two chambers, called ventricles, contract with each …

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These Foods Clean Your Arteries & Can Prevent A Heart Attack

8 Foods That Could Help Clean Your Arteries Naturally And Help Prevent You From Heart Issues According to WebMD, “arteries are blood vessels that carry blood rich in oxygen throughout your body. They go to your brain as well as to the tips of your toes.” Having healthy arteries means preventing the likelihood of heart …

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0:30 – Men Heart Attack Warning Signs

0:30 – Men Heart Attack Warning Signs

I had a pain in my back. I just didn’t feel right. I was short of breath. Pain in my jaw. I didn’t have any pain. Just pressure in my chest. I didn’t know it. I was having a heart attack. Heart attack. I could have died. Know these warning signs and call 9-1-1 immediately. …

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Elizabeth Banks in “Just a Little Heart Attack”

Elizabeth Banks in “Just a Little Heart Attack”

– It started out like a totally normal day. (phone ringing) (machine whirring) (cat purring) (machine whirring) (buzzing) – [Voiceover] Mom! – Okay, move objection deadline to the third line after survey. (child shouting inaudibly) Oh, honey, for when you’re learning always use the verb estar. What are you doing down there? Did you finish …

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