Heart Attack (cont.)
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How to Prevent a Heart Attack
While people cannot control their family history and genetics, they can minimize risk factors for heart disease by:
Even with the best of preventive care, heart attacks happen. Develop an emergency plan so that if chest pain occurs make certain you, your family, and friends know how to activate the Emergency Medical Services in your area or call 911.
Medically reviewed by Robert J. Bryg, MD
Board Certified Internal Medicine with subspecialty in Cardiovascular Disease
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/31/2015
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