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
That’s when Mayor Ed Lee — a longtime city administrator who had been elevated to mayor when Gavin Newsom resigned in 2011 to run for lieutenant governor — collapsed in a Safeway store and later died from a heart attack.
Top White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow was discharged from the hospital on Wednesday, and his recovery from a heart attack is going very well, the White House said.
And Nelson is more than just a fan of the beloved crooner, who passed away in 1998 at age 82 from a heart attack.
Dolenz also spoke of the absence of fellow Monkee Davy Jones, who died in 2012 from a heart attack.
Leek saw potential in both Woolford (Class of 1999) and Davies while each was in still in middle school before his death in February 2014 from a heart attack.
Prosecutor's funeral On Sept. 4, Jackson County DA Gerald Fox died of a heart attack while sport shooting.
Ofri had one patient whose iron levels were close to zero — a condition that could cause heart attack or death in some people but in this case caused no harm and no symptoms.
Two years later, wife would follow husband in death, but hers would be by heart attack.
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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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