Pocket-size device to test for heart attacks

An experimental device developed in Israel makes heart attack detection quicker and easier. The company hopes to win FDA approval soon for use in the United States.

What do you do next? Nearly half of Americans do nothing.A report from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on the early warning signs of heart attacks discovered that "about 47% of sudden cardiac deaths occur away from hospital." This suggests, the report continues, that "many people with heart disease do not act on early warning signs." Not only are the symptoms of a heart attack...