Triathlons push the body to its physical limits with swimming, biking and running events. Some groups of people are more at risk than others for sudden death — any kind of death that happens unexpectedly — while participating in these challenging events, recent research shows.
Researchers suspect sleep apnea causes abnormal heart rhythms, which lead to sudden cardiac death.
“Cardiac arrest” and “heart attack” are often used interchangeably, but they’re not the same. Two experts explain signs and symptoms of each.
“Cough CPR” can prevent heart attack victims from getting the life-saving care they need. Find out the facts.
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The terms “sudden cardiac arrest” and “heart attack” are often used as if they’re the same. Here’s how these two life-threatening heart conditions differ.
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