WHY IS HEART DISEASE SO SCARY?

WHY IS HEART DISEASE SO SCARY?

Heart disease is a silent killer, very often with no symptoms until the critical stage.

A silent heart attack is also commonly dismissed as an anxiety attack.

More than half of people who die of heart disease have not had any symptoms.1

Contrary to popular belief, heart disease can happen to anyone, including a young and fit person.






1Source: Race & Sex differences in the incidence and Prognostic Significance of Silent Myocardial Infarction in the Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities (ARIC) Study, May 2016

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