Heart attacks are scary to think about, but arming yourself with a little knowledge can bring comfort and preparedness. Here's what actually happens during a heart attack and what the treatment options are.
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We've known for a while - thanks to research from the USA - that heart attacks are more common over the Christmas holidays. Those researchers blamed the Winter weather.
But University of Melbourne researchers decided to look at little deeper as to why, discovering more difficult access to hospitals, combined with stress, an excess of alcohol and a fatty diet may be to blame.
Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.