Heart Disease Information - How Will You Prevent Symptoms Of Cardiac Arrest
by Ann Louise
Symptoms of cardiac arrest could be hard to tell and it could strike anyone at any moment. But due to the high rise in the research of cardiovascular diseases, cardiac arrest survival rates are now increasing. There are many ways to tell a pending heart attack is about to strike you. You can even prevent them before they start to control your life.
Cardiovascular diseases are the world's top and major killing diseases. CVD could attack any age, any gender, any race and even those who look healthy. Risk factors for CVD include both modifiable and non-modifiable risk factors.
Non-modifiable risk factors for CVD are genetics, family history of heart problems, and congenital illnesses. Modifiable risk factors include cigarette smoking and alcohol abuse, chronic stress, chronic depression, sedentary lifestyle, high fat and high salt diet, and lack ofexercise. These factors if known to an individual could be used to prevent the progression as well as the prevention of the disease itself.
What are the pending symptoms of a cardiac arrest? The most common symptom is unstable angina or unstable chest pains. These are chest pains which are irregular in time, frequency and duration. It could radiate into the shoulder, neck and the jaws. Other symptoms include irregular heartbeats and palpitation, and chest congestion. When these symptoms start to appear, the person must be taken immediately to the hospital to prevent serious complications or even death.
Early management as well the prevention of these symptoms is a life-saving method. The patient must always talk to her/his doctor for any concerns as well as to discuss the treatment. He/she must have regular check-up to know exact status of the problem. As we all know, cardiac arrest can attack at any time.
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