We often associate chest pain with heart attacks, but women also need to be aware of 3 other symptoms. Here’s what to look for, and why seeing a doctor quickly matters.
Every year, more than 805,000 Americans have a heart attack. To save your life or the life of someone you love, you must respond to symptoms right away.
Not all chest pains are symptoms of a heart attack. Learn which symptoms could signal trouble and which are probably something else.
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.
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