Heart attack, known as the cardiac infarction is a disease that occurs when the flow of blood is blocked in the arteries. It is mostly due to the build up of fats and cholesterols and other substances that feed coronary arteries. These interruptions cause the blood to block which damages the heart muscles. A heart attack is also known as myocardial infarction and fatal enough to take the life of a human. Heart attack is the disease responsible for many death cases all over the world. This disease is not sudden but the effect of substances produced in the coronary arteries for years.
Effect of heart attack:
Persistent oxygenated blood is required by the heart muscles to make the blood to stream simpler in everywhere throughout the body. The coronary courses give blood to the heart, making it fit as a fiddle. Because of the quickly developing fats and cholesterol and different substances in the coronary supply route makes it intense for the blood to stream. Subsequently, the supply route hinders the progression of blood making the blood stop close to the blockage region, and making the corridor harm. What’s more, consequently the blood stream quits passing the corridor for blood, causing the cardiovascular failure to come.
Symptoms of heart attack:
Some of the symptoms of heart attack are sudden and intense, but few of them show symptoms which everyone should keep in mind. The symptoms include:
- Chest discomfort (pain in chest for few minutes)
- Discomfort in upper body (pain in arms, back, neck, jaws)
- Breath shortness (with or without chest pain)
Factors controlling the heart attack:
A lot of factors persist that helps in controlling the heart attack. These factors include:
- Having a healthy diet (fresh fruits and vegetables)
- Being physically fit (exercise)
- Stop smoking
- Relieve stress
Other factors include having a proper treatment by taking medicines at appropriate time intervals, that help in controlling this fatel disease.