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Heart attack is a leading cause of death in New Zealand.

Learn to recognise the warning signs and symptoms of a heart attack, so you know what to do if you see or experience them.

Minutes matter – if you think you are having a heart attack, call 111 immediately.

Too many New Zealanders die or live with permanent disability because of a lack of awareness of heart attack warning signs and delays in seeking medical help. Even if you have had a heart attack, you may experience another – and next time, the symptoms may be different.

Follow the link below to find out more.

You can find out what a heart attack feels like, what you should do if you think you are having a heart attack, and more.

For more information, visit the NZ Heart Foundation website here.