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11 Ways to Survive a Heart Attack

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Benjamin Voros

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First, Get a Handle on Your Risk


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Prepare Your Family and Trusted Friends


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Josh Herrington

Know the Symptoms of Heart Attack in Men


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Know How Symptoms of Heart Attack in Women May Be Different


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Annie Spratt

Seek Help Immediately


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Jamie Street

And Seek Help ASAP Even If You Think It's Heartburn


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Chew Some Aspirin While You Wait for the Ambulance


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Take Your Nitroglycerin


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Try to Remain Calm


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Tell the Paramedics About Your Drug List


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Let the Doctors Do Their Work


Matt McMillen

Matt McMillen

Matt McMillen has been a freelance health reporter since 2002. In that time he’s written about everything from acupuncture to the Zika virus. He covers breaking medical news and the latest medical studies, profiles celebrities, and crafts easy to digest overviews of medical conditions. His work has appeared, both online and in print, in The Washington Post, WebMD Magazine, Diabetes Forecast, AARP, and elsewhere.