If you or someone you know is at risk for sudden cardiac arrest, you are not alone. The information here will help you understand how the heart works, how sudden cardiac arrest happens, and what to ask your physician. By knowing more about your condition, you are better equipped to find the best solution with your physician.
The heart is one of the strongest muscles in your body. Every day, your heart beats about 100,000 times. That means in 70 years, your heart will beat an average of 2.5 billion times.
Let’s get started on learning more about how your heart works.