Sudden Cardiac Arrest: 5 Things Raise Your Risk

You may think the most common single cause of death in the United States is heart attack. Or cancer. Or stroke. But it’s actually sudden cardiac arrest (SCA). Learn about sudden cardiac arrest and the 5 things that can raise your risk.

Illustration of person with cardiad arrest

How Dangerous Is Fainting?

Find answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Cardiologist Bruce Wilkoff, MD, explains when to be concerned about recurrent fainting.

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