Plumbing vs. Electricity:  The Difference Between Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest

Plumbing vs. Electricity: The Difference Between Heart Attack and Cardiac Arrest

Just because you know your risk for a heart attack, doesn’t mean you know your risk for heart failure. Oftentimes people use the terms heart attack and cardiac arrest interchangeably, even though they are two distinct conditions. Heart Attack = Plumbing Issue You can think of a heart attack as[…]

  1. Myra Nuton: This is great information and I love the analogy of plummbing and electrical problems to help distinguish the two.

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Emergency Care with a Heart

When Robert Youngblood and his wife, Beatrice walked into the hospital on July 29th, they were excited to see their granddaughter and her brand new baby girl. The 79-year-old Glendale resident had no inkling that he was just minutes away from a major heart attack, but he’s thankful he was[…]