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Key factor of Heart attack

Please inform me key factor of Heart attack ?
Asked On : Fri, 18 Dec 2009
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a lot of things that cause heart attack 1. coronary arteries are blocked -- so blood is not able to travel to the heart muscle 2. too much water/fluids in the body -- makes it harder for the heart to pump 3. vascular (blood vessels) problems -- due to smoking and other factors -- the blood vessels constrict, also harder for the heart to pump blood through narrowed vessels. 4. blockage in the vessels -- constricts the opening imagine that you are a water pump -- when you are pumping water through narrowed openings, or you are pumping water twice more than you usually pump -- you get tired and you give up -- that's how the heart works.
Answered: Fri, 18 Dec 2009
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