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Heart attack prevention
Making lifestyle changes is the most effective way to prevent having a heart attack (or having another heart attack). Find out what you can do to prevent a heart attack.
Complications of a heart attack
Potential complications arising from a heart attack can vary widely, from mild to life threatening. Find out about complications of a heart attack.
Heart attack symptoms
Dial triple zero (000) immediately if you suspect that you or someone you know is having a heart attack. Find out about the symptoms of heart attack.
Heart attack treatments
Too many people lose their lives because they wait too long to get treatment for heart attack. Find out about treatment options for a heart attack.
Acting fast when you notice the warning signs of a heart attack could save your life — or someone else's. Here's how to recognise the symptoms.
Heart attack – a personal story
Recovering from a heart attack can be both emotionally and practically challenging. Watch this video to learn from other people's experiences.
Causes of a heart attack
If the blood supply to the heart is suddenly interrupted, heart muscles may be damaged and begin to die. Learn about the leading causes of heart attacks.
5 heart health myths, busted
Heart disease is the leading underlying cause of death in Australia. Knowing how to look after your heart is essential, but there's a lot of misinformation out there.
Heart attack diagnosis
With a heart attack, every minute counts. Know the warning signs of a heart attack and what to do if you or someone around you experience the warning signs.
Life after a heart attack
Cardiac rehabilitation can help you to recover and resume a normal life as soon as possible after having a heart attack or heart surgery. Find out how to manage after a heart attack.