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What is a Heart Attack?


You know you're in pain, but are you just feeling the aftershocks of that spaghetti dinner...or is it a heart attack?

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10:23PM PST on Nov 11, 2012

ty , LLoyd

11:55AM PST on Nov 11, 2012

good advice ;) thank you for the information

8:45PM PST on Nov 10, 2012

Thanks, good advice.

5:18PM PST on Nov 10, 2012

Aspirin, 911 good advice.

1:19PM PST on Nov 10, 2012

LLoyd, in this video he does say exactly what you say... first call 911 then take an aspirin. I think its good that there is more information given, in addition to those measures.

11:33AM PST on Nov 10, 2012

thanks--sent to my brother

9:09AM PST on Nov 10, 2012

That has to be one of the most ignorant and dangerous things I have ever seen. IF YOU ARE HAVING ANYTHING THAT EVEN REMOTELY MAKES YOU THINK HEART ATTACK CALL 911 AND TAKE THE ASPIRIN. Every second that you waste trying to decide is it or is it not will probable kill you. Except with extensive testing even the best doctors can not tell the difference between heart attack, stroke, indigestion, or.... I was born with WPW, Wolf-Parkinson-White, a short circut in the system that regulates your heart beat, 2011 I had 2 sections of my heart burned, a caridac ablation becuase it refused to beat slower than 214 times a minuet, into a family, both sides, with history of both hear attacks and strokes. Do not hesitate, do not compare symptom lists call 911.

5:59AM PST on Nov 10, 2012

noted, thank you

12:56AM PST on Nov 10, 2012

Thanks for informing. As someone that lives with heart issues, I can tell you that just thinking about it scares me beyond belief.

1:44PM PST on Nov 9, 2012

thanks

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