There are other kinds of chest pain that can signal a problem other than heart attack. Learn what they are, and discover the classic and subtle signs of heart attack. But remember that emergency care saves heart muscle. When in doubt, call 9-1-1.
If you’ve ever felt as though your heart is beating too fast, you know it can be scary. But these sensations don’t automatically signal something serious
It’s important when raking leaves to realize you could be at risk for a heart attack. Raking can be just as strenuous as shoveling snow or other cardiovascular activity. Know the warning signs and dangers to your heart that can happen during your fall leaf cleanup.
Whether it’s a cough that won’t quit or the price of working out too hard, intercostal muscle strain can be painful. Learn how to alleviate the pain from internal medicine specialist Janet Morgan, MD.
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