Bollywood legend Sridevi died on Saturday night after a cardiac arrest. The legendary actor was in Dubai with husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi Kapoor for Mohit Marwah’s wedding festivities. But what is the real reason behind her death let’s explore…
Real Reason Behind Sridevi’s Death:
SRIDEVI is The first female superstar of Bollywood, Sridevi died on the night of February 24 after a cardiac arrest. The veteran actor was in Dubai with husband Boney Kapoor
and daughter Khushi Kapoor for the wedding ceremony of Mohit Marwah. Sridevi’s elder daughter Jahnvi Kapoor didn’t attend the wedding and was in Mumbai due to her work commitments. The news of Sridevi’s death came as a shock to the entire film and television fraternity. Even the fans of the Chandni actor are saddened by the sudden demise of their superstar. Sanjay Kapoor, brother of Boney Kapoor
The very talented and beautiful actress who gave Bollywood many of its blockbusters died at a relatively young age of 54. The news came out today morning and the country’s seeing a restless and tragic day today. It is being reported that the actress died of a sudden cardiac arrest and the report has been confirmed by her brother-in-law. That’s the thing with sudden deaths: they are least expected and the most tragic. Sudden cardiac arrests are deadly because of this very reason. So, what exactly is a cardiac arrest? What are its signs and symptoms? Are there any early signs you can watch out for? We tell you.
What is a sudden cardiac arrest?
A sudden cardiac arrest is an unexpected and a very sudden and abrupt loss of the function of the heart, breathing as well as consciousness. It happens due to a sudden disturbance to the functioning of the heart which leads to disruption in pumping of the blood. As a result, blood supply to the body is cut off. Sudden cardiac arrest needs immediate and prompt medical attention. If not given proper care, it can lead to sudden cardiac death.
Heart attack and cardiac arrest symptoms in women
Heart attack and cardiac arrest symptoms are different in women and men, say studies. Though there are many symptoms that run common, there are various differences also that doctors have pointed out. They include:
Symptoms may be more subtle and more ambiguous
Chest pain may not be the primary pain and may be accompanied by nausea, fatigue, pain in back, neck and shoulders as well.
Tight artery blockages are not very common in women but they are in men
The reason behind these differences could be that women may develop preeclampsia, a problem of high blood pressure during pregnancy, in their lives. Also, menopause puts women at a higher risk of suffering from heart disease during that phase of their lives.
There are many lifestyle risk factors that up your chances of a cardiac arrest. These include the following:
A problem of high blood pressure or hypertension
High cholesterol levels
No or very less physical activity
Overweight or obesity
Actresses who died of a sudden cardiac arrest :
It is not just our legendary Sridevi who has died of a sudden cardiac arrest. There have been many other famous celebrities who died similarly. In fact, Mother Teresa also died of a cardiac arrest. Reema Lagoo, Aarthi Agarwal and Suchitra Sen are some other Indian actresses who died of cardiac arrest or heart attack.
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