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Moderate alcohol drinking—which is around 10 small glasses of wine a week—does protect you against the most common diseases of the heart, such as angina, heart failure and stroke, but heavy drinking increases the risk, a major study has concluded.
If you suddenly start suffering chest pains, when should you call the emergency services?According to the British Heart Foundation (BHF), the UK's leading advisory group on heart health, you should make the call if the pains persist for longer than 15 minutes - and that's if you have a known heart problem