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  • 11. Ventricular Fibrillation The American Heart Association explains ventricular fibrillation or v-fib as the most serious cardiac rhythm disturbance. The lower chambers quiver and the heart can't pump any blood, causing cardiac arrest.
  • 12. Top 10 Myths about Cardiovascular Disease The American Heart Association explains that the key to preventing heart disease is managing your risk factors, such as high blood pressure, high total cholesterol or high blood glucose and the best way to find out if you have one of these conditions is through screening tests during regular doctor visits.
  • 13. About Heart Attacks What is a heart attack? The American Heart Association explains myocardial infarction, also called heart attack.
  • 14. Dial Don't Drive Mississippi Dial Don't Drive Mississippi
  • 15. CPR: Are You Prepared in an Emergency? New research shows that 80 percent of cardiac arrests happen in the home. You, your family members, your friends, your employees and everyone else need to learn CPR. Now is the time to prepare, so you are ready when an emergency occurs. Let the American Heart Association help you prepare.
  • 16. CPR and First Aid News_1291924475501 Get the latest news about CPR, cardiac arrest and first aid.
  • 17. Dial Don't Drive Atlanta Dial Don't Drive Atlanta
  • 18. CPR and First Aid News Get the latest news about CPR, cardiac arrest and first aid.


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