Examples of heart attack in a Sentence
Her chest pains turned out to be caused by a minor heart attack.
He died of a massive heart attack.
Recent Examples of heart attack from the Web
Hill said Mayers, a pilot and graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, died of a heart attack.
Lawyer Jaime Hernandez said the family told him the 91-year-old died of a heart attack.
Reynolds died in December 2016 from a stroke, one day after Fisher died of a heart attack.
Former England and Chelsea midfielder Ray Wilkins is in critical condition in a London hospital after suffering from a heart attack at home.
However, the only child of Gabor, Francesca Hilton, died of a heart attack at age 67 in 2015.
Shandling died of a heart attack at age 66 in 2016.
Farrell is continuing other programs to address rampant mental illness on our streets that were begun by Mayor Ed Lee, who died of a heart attack on Dec. 12.
The probe, made public this week, found multiple shortcomings in the care provided at United Medical Center’s nursing home to Warren Webb, who died of a heart attack at the facility in August.
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First Known Use of heart attack
HEART ATTACK Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of heart attack for English Language Learners
: a sudden painful and dangerous condition in which your heart stops beating properly
medical Definition of heart attack
- When a patient is in the throes of a heart attack, the physician's goal is restoring adequate blood flow to the starving heart muscle as swiftly as possible.
- —Harvard Medical School Health Letter, May 1993
- It has long been known that aspirin helps prevent blood clots … and many studies have shown that the drug can reduce the incidence of heart attacks and strokes.
- —Peter Aldhous, Science, 7 Jan. 1994
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