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what are heart attack symptoms for women?

A: According to the Women''s heart Foundation, about 500,000 heart attack deaths occur every year and about half of these people die before arriving at the hospital. It is extremely important that women understand the heart attack symptoms that commonly affect women.SignificanceThe most common symptom associated with a heart attack is chest pain. However, according to heartHealthyWomen.org, ''women are less likely than men to feel chest pain during a heart attack.'' For this reason, it is vital that women understand the...


what would cause heart attack symptoms, but not be a heart attack?

A: There are several things, I have had high blood pressure since I was 19, I am now 30. Been on meds since, the other day I had to go to the hosp, because I was having pains across my heart, down my upper back, down my arm and leg and into my fingers and toes. my bp was high too and i was clammy and nasueated. they did tests for blood clots and ekgs and stress test, the only thing that came back was the blood clot test was elevated. but a further test revealed I did not thank good ness have a blood clot. They believe it may have been my acid reflux acting up, but ever since I have been fine and bp is back to normal. Good luck and i hope you feel better. gall bladder attack like a stone or something.


what are most common symptoms of a heart attack?

A: If someone is going to have symptoms (have to remember--a lot, if not most, of heart attacks are silent) but the most common symptoms are a chest tightness or pressure, cold sweat, shortness of breath, and palpitations. If you are having those symptoms, you need to call 911--it is safer than driving yourself, as sudden death is frequently found in the first hour of a heart attack. The most common symptom of a heart attack is severe chest pain. Many people describe the pain as discomfort, pressure, squeezing, or heaviness in the chest. People often put their fist to...


heart attack symptoms??

A: anxiety can appear like a heart attack. Even gal bladder problems can feel like bad pressure on the chest. Doctors can run test that will show if it is heart related. It is good that he is going to his doctors. Just keep an eye on him. Kathy theres no particular symptoms of heart attack.. heart attack are unpredictable.. if your dady have a problem of heart you can use my product FIR SUN BEADS totaly based on naturopathy, visit the website for this http://biocarre.in/India/products2.html for more detail nareshomakwana@yahoo.co.in Been there...


what are Magnesium Deficiency symptoms?

A: Magnesium is an essential nutrient that works closely with calcium and other nutrients to maintain good physical and mental well-being. When the body’s levels of magnesium run low, a number of different symptoms may become manifest. Here are examples of some of the more common magnesium deficiency symptoms that may appear. In terms of physical symptoms of magnesium deficiency, there is a good chance that a person with inadequate levels of magnesium will experience a wide range of aches and pains. Cramps in the legs are often present, along with a sense of stiffness in the neck. Symptoms of magnesium deficiency may also include pain in the jaw that seems to appear for no reason. Tension headaches may become more frequent. In some people, a...


what are the Common Symptoms of Thrombosis?

A: Thrombosis can lie hidden as a medical condition with no presenting symptoms, and even when symptoms do show, they can be difficult to distinguish from symptoms of other medical problems. When they do manifest, the symptoms of thrombosis are most commonly pain, swelling, warmth, or redness of the skin over the affected area. If these symptoms go unnoticed, it is possible for thrombosis to progress to a potentially fatal embolism. Symptoms of a pulmonary embolism include coughing up blood, sudden shortness of breath, and chest discomfort.. The term "thrombosis" refers to the obstruction of a vein or artery by a blood clot. When clots become too large to pass through the circulatory system, they block the passage of other blood cells. The...


what are Acute Withdrawal symptoms?

A: Acute withdrawal symptoms are physiological and psychological bodily manifestations that become apparent when chemical use is severely reduced or discontinued. Differing acute withdrawal symptoms are seen dependent upon which prescribed or illicit substance is withdrawn from the system. Some common symptoms that are seen across the spectrum include anxiety, insomnia, and loss of appetite. Acute withdrawal symptoms are seen when the substance is first discontinued and can continue for up to two weeks. The intensity and duration of the syndrome depends upon the specific substance, the length of time it has been used for, and the frequency of use.. The medical community...


what are the early symptoms of diabeties?

A: As mentioned above, thirst and frequent urination are common, but don''t rely on that. If in doubt, or if it runs in your family, a simple, easy blood test will tell the tale. If it turns out that you or someone you know is diabetic, then I recommend you read my diabetes info webpage. It''s not that hard to control.... http://www.geocities.com/seabulls69/Type_II_Diabetes.html it is called the three p"s polydypsia (means that u feel thirst multiple times aday ) and poly urea ( increase in the times u urinate per day) and polyphagia ( u feel hungry more than usual) and there are certain other things such us headach fatigue nausea those as for the early symptoms of diabetic mellitus Extreme thrist, loss of weight, tiredness, pricking and...


my husband was taken to the ER with heart attack symptoms. His troponin levels indicated a heart attack. He had acardiac cath and his doctor said he did not believe it was a heart attack. He ordered an upper GI and stress test. If itwas not a heart atta

A: Dear takanap, Troponin tests are primarily ordered for people who have chest pain to see if they have had aheart attack or other damage to their heart. Either a troponin I or a troponin T test can be performed;usually a laboratory will offer one test or the other. Troponins are sometimes ordered along with othercardiac biomarkers, such as CK?MB or myoglobin. However, troponins are the preferred tests for a suspectedheart attack because they are more specific for heart injury than other tests (which may become positive inskeletal muscle injury)...


what are Drop attacks?

A: Drop attacks are a type of fall which are most commonly experienced by elderly people. In a drop attack, also called a drop attack seizure, the person feels as though their legs have spontaneously given way, and he or she falls to the ground. Drop attacks do not involve a loss of consciousness, and are different from fainting fits and from the type of seizures which characterize epilepsy. Drop attacks may occur in susceptible individuals at any time while they are moving or standing still, and are not always preceded by physical exertion....
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