GITNUX MARKETDATA REPORT 2024

Heart Attack Duration Statistics

The average duration of a heart attack is approximately 20 minutes, but can vary widely depending on individual circumstances.

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"Roughly every 40 seconds, an American will have a heart attack."

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"Every year, about 805,000 Americans have a heart attack."

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"About 1 in 5 heart attacks is silent, meaning the damage is done, but the person is not aware of it."

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"A person's risk of heart attack greatly increases if a close relative had a heart attack at an early age."

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"Men have heart attacks earlier in life compared to women."

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"Diabetes doubles the risk of heart attack and stroke."

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"People with high blood pressure are at a greater risk of heart attack."

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"Each year, 735,000 Americans have a heart attack, and 120,000 die from it."

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"Chest pain is the most common symptom of a heart attack in both men and women."

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"About half of all heart attacks occur outside of the hospital."

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"Roughly 50% of deaths due to heart attack occur within one hour of the first symptoms, and before the patient reaches the hospital."

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"Smoking greatly increases your risk of heart attack."

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"More than one-third (34.0%) of adults ≥20 years of age have some form of cardiovascular disease."

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"Physical activity can help you maintain a healthy weight and lower cholesterol and blood pressure, thus reducing your risk of heart attack."

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"Excess weight and a waist size over 40 inches in men and 35 inches in women significantly raises the risk of a heart attack."

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"Every 60 seconds, someone in the United States dies from a heart-disease related event."

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"Long periods of sitting can increase your risk of heart attack."

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"Heart attacks (myocardial infarctions) affect more men than women."

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"Stressful events can trigger heart attacks."

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