A heart attack is a devastating and often frightening event.

It is a sign of life, but it can also be a terrible way to die.

Now, researchers have found that a heart attack can be prevented by using the right tools.

In this week’s edition of The New York Times Magazine, we’ll talk to a doctor about what he and other experts have learned about heart attacks and how they can be treated.

This story is part of the New York Public Radio Series, “How to Stop a Heart Attack.”

Find out more about the series.

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