What is the differance in haveing a heart attack and haveing a stroke?

Answer #1

Heart attack = blood can’t circulate in the hear due to a blockage.

Stroke = similar, but in the brain.

Answer #2

Heart Attack = Heart Muscle Dies Stroke=Brian Cells Die

Answer #3

The most important difference is that stroke affects the brain, whereas a heart attack affects the heart as already mentioned. A heart attack is caused by a blockage of blood vessels, usually the coronary arteries. There are two main ways however in which a stoke can occur. The first is ischemia, where the blood vessels are blocked, as with a heart attack. The other is hemorrhage, where blood leaks from the brain.

Answer #4

A heart attack is caused by a blockage of blood vessels, always the coronary arteries…

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