About 350,000 cardiac arrests occur outside of the hospital every year and 90% of them are fatal. Early intervention can increase survival.
Here's your primer to keep it from happening to you.
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Take to heart this warning if you have any heart attack risk factors or symptoms. Really.
Learn CPR so you can quickly step in to perform resuscitation. You may just save a life.
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