A heart attack usually occurs when the blood cannot flow to the heart smoothly. Also known as myocardial infarction, a heart attack can become lethal quickly. However, due to advanced medical treatments, it is now possible to save people’s life more than before.
Congenital heart diseases (CHDs) are the defects or the issues of the heart that you are born with. It does not develop at a later stage in life. In some cases, heart defects are diagnosed and treated in childhood. However, sometimes, these go undetected and can emerge later into adulthood. Adults can indeed have congenital heart disease.