Tag Archives: Attack

Inequalities in heart attack care ‘costing women’s lives’

Women who suffer heart attacks are dying needlessly because they fail to recognise their symptoms and receive poorer care than men. says a British Heart Foundation report. Over 10 years, more than 8,000 women in England and Wales died unnecessarily after a heart attack, it found. Experts say there are inequalities in diagnosis, treatment and… Read More »

Don't ignore heart attack symptoms, especially while traveling

Don’t ignore heart attack symptoms while travelling, keep emergency numbers at hand. That’s the main message of a study presented today at Acute Cardiovascular Care 20191 a European Society of Cardiology (ESC) congress. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of natural death among people who are travelling, yet, so far, the long-term outlook for those… Read More »

New York woman suffers ‘silent’ heart attack, details experience to warn others

A New York woman who survived a so-called “silent” heart attack is using her experience to remind others how symptoms of the sometimes fatal occurrence are not always immediately apparent. Tasha Benjamin, who lives in East Syracuse, New York, told CNYCentral she suffered from a silent heart attack — a heart attack that has only… Read More »

Heart attack warning – the one date you’re most likely to have a deadly heart attack

[unable to retrieve full-text content] HEART attack risk could be lowered by making some diet or lifestyle changes. You’re most likely to have a deadly myocardial infarction on a specific day of the calendar year, and the date isn’t far away. Are you at risk of heart attack signs and symptoms? Daily Express :: Health… Read More »