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
Jacinto Suarez, who was not hit by a train, managed to get back onto the platform with help from bystanders at the Jay Street/Metro Tech station in Brooklyn, but suffered a heart attack, according to the New York Daily News.
When Swingle died, May 28 at the age of 36, after suffering a heart attack the day prior, some 50 Twitter accounts posted photos of glasses, cans and bottles filled with various booze.
Fisher passed away in December 2016 after suffering a heart attack, but had reportedly already finished filming her scenes for Episode VIII at the time of her death.
At least 46 horses died that day, falling from fire, smoke inhalation, heart attacks and injuries.
The Fitzsimons Army Hospital specialist performed an electrocardiogram, which confirmed his suspicion that the president had suffered a massive heart attack.
Watson suffered a heart attack and is survived by his wife and daughter.
In June, ex-Newcastle United midfielder Cheick Tiote died in a training session, after suffering a heart attack.
Activist Erica Garner is reportedly in a coma after suddenly suffering a heart attack.
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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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