Month: May 2019

What is a heart attack, really? Known as a myocardial infarction, a heart attack requires immediate care. It occurs when the heart’s blood supply is cut off. As a result, part of the heart can be damaged. Heart attacks most often result from a buildup of plaque inside the coronary artery.

What is a Heart Attack, Really? … Heart Attack Treatment, Prevention, and Signs You May Not Realize

Many of us have heard of heart attacks for most of our lives. When you really think about the phrase, […]

Facts about strokes are not always well known. Strokes require immediate medical care, and four out of five strokes can be prevented.

Facts about Strokes: What They Are, Why They Happen, and How to Recognize the Signs

FAST: Face, Arms, Speech, Time. Most of us have heard of this acronym regarding recognizing the signs of a stroke […]