We did not know that you should not lie down while waiting for the EMT
Heart attack info NEW ASPIRIN/ Serious stuff, no joke!!
Just a reminder to all: purchase a box, keep one in your car, pocketbook, wallet, bedside, etc.
Bayer is making crystal aspirin to dissolve under the tongue. They work much faster than the tablets.
About Heart Attacks
There are other symptoms of an heart attack besides the pain on the left arm.
The majority of people (about 60%) who had a heart attack during their sleep, did not wake up.
If that happens, immediately dissolve two aspirins in your mouth and swallow them with a bit of water.
- say "heart attack!"
- say that you have taken 2 aspirins..
- phone a neighbor or a family member who lives very close by
- take a seat on a chair or sofa near the front door, and wait for their arrival and...
DO NOT lie down