These steps can save your life!
According to The Heart Foundation, about 720,000 people in the U.S. suffer heart attacks each year. Of these, 515,000 are a first heart attack and 205,000 happen in people who have already had a heart attack.
If you were to suffer a heart attack in a room full of people, most likely someone would know the first move to make. But what if you were alone? Would you know what to do? Some people don’t recognize that it’s actually a heart attack until they’re rushed to the hospital. Before identifying a heart attack, you’d have to know the symptoms and the proper precautions to take.
In the United States, someone has a heart attack every 34 seconds. Here’e what to do if it happens to you…