Heart disease is the number one killer among American women over the age of yet only one in five women knows that heart disease is their greatest health threat, according to the American Heart Association.
A lot of people, even health care professionals, tend to use the terms “cardiac arrest” & “heat attack” interchangeably. However having a cardiac arrest and having a heart are two very different things.
Fast action during a medical emergency can save someone’s life. This infographic helps someone spot the signs of stroke, heart attack, prescription drug overdose, and burns to encourage fast response times and offer advice about when to call for help.
According to a number of studies, fish oil supplements can also cut elevated triglyceride levels. Having high levels of this blood fat is a risk factor for heart disease. The fatty acid called DHA has also been shown to lower triglycerides.