[ExI] heart attack while alone
William Flynn Wallace
foozler83 at gmail.com
Mon Dec 31 18:26:01 UTC 2018
Hey - you are right in that I should have researched it. Sorry. But I
never said that I would do nothing else. Phone first. Maybe it's a good
idea to have one of those gadgets that make calls for you like Alexa. Oops
- not Alexa, says the reviewers. (don't have an iPhone - have Samsung)
OK, tech people - what's the best way to make a remote phone call? That
is, just with my voice telling the gadget to call 911 or people on my
On Mon, Dec 31, 2018 at 12:05 PM BillK <pharos at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Mon, 31 Dec 2018 at 17:25, William Flynn Wallace wrote:
> > Hard to have that when you are alone. Frankly if I thought I was having
> a heart attack, had called, stopped in the road, whatever, I would do it
> just in case. Nobody said it was harmful, did they? I would pray to every
> god who ever was named, including Chango. There is no superstition that I
> would not try. Including voodoo. Let's see, just where did I put my
> Voodoo Bible?
> All the reputable medical sources say it is harmful!
> Don't do it - you'll make your situation worse.
> Get correct advice on what to do!
> Your response shows why those hoax emails are so attractive to people
> who don't know what they should do.
> Do a search on Cough CPR hoax.
> A heart attack can lead to a cardiac arrest, when your heart stops
> pumping blood around your body. You would become unconscious, and
> without immediate CPR (chest compressions and rescue breaths), you
> would die.
> If you are still conscious (and you would have to be to do ‘cough
> CPR’), then you are not in cardiac arrest and therefore CPR is not
> needed, but urgent medical help is vital.
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