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Call Triple Zero (000) immediately if you think you are having a heart attack.

Don’t wait to call because every minute counts. The sooner you call for an ambulance, the better your chance for survival.

If you have had a heart attack, you are at greater risk of having another one. Recognising symptoms of heart attack and acting quickly by calling Triple Zero (000) will help reduce damage to your heart and save your life.

Learn about heart attack symptoms and how to manage angina.

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Heart Foundation Helpline

We are here to answer your questions. Call 13 11 12 and talk to one of our qualified heart health professionals. If you need an interpreter, call 131 450 and ask for the Heart Foundation.