What happened to me?

A heart attack happens when there is a sudden and complete blockage of an artery that supplies blood to your heart. Knowing more about what happened can help you recover. 

Learn more about what happens during a heart attack.

Learn why your medicines are important and the common treatments for heart attack. 

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Heart Foundation Helpline

We are here to answer your questions. Call 13 11 12 and talk to one of our qualified heart health professionals. If you need an interpreter, call 131 450 and ask for the Heart Foundation.

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