Symptoms of a Heart Attack?

1. Chest discomfort – this may be pain or may just be a sense of fullness or squeezing, particularly in the center or the left side.

2. Jaw, neck, upper arm or shoulder pain or discomfort.

3. Shortness of breath – this may be the first symptom that you notice.

4. Nausea and vomiting.

5. Anxiety or feeling of panic.

6. Feeling lightheaded or dizzy.

7. Cold sweat.

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8. Stomach or abdominal pain.

9. Unusual fatigue or unexplained weakness.

If you think you are having a heart attack, call 911 (or your area’s emergency phone number) immediately. Different people will have different symptoms so do not put off seeing a doctor just because you don’t have the same symptoms that your uncle, or next-door neighbor, or co-worker had.

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