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heart attack symptoms

A: I have looked up heart attack symptoms for women ? You need to go right this second and dont wait for other symptoms to appear this may be a life saving thought to get you the care you need and even if this is not an attack there is something wrong and you need help regardless and dont take a chance on this because it may help you live a very long life and without help[ your hours could be cut short so go now and take aspirin now also this helps the attack be less and forestalls it some what till you get to the hospital....


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heart attack symptoms?

A: Yes, it absolutely can work that way. There is no "standard" or a set of rules that are definitive regarding cardiac chest pain. I''d recommend that you go to your ER, or perhaps even call an ambulance, especially with your cardiac history. Sounds like your are having/did have a heart attack. Every minute you waste here could destroy your heart. GET TO THE ER NOW! Yes they can play out over a period of time. You need to get to accident and emergency and get checked out especially with your history. Do it now Yes, you could have the symptoms such as yours because an artery is clogged but blood is still able to move through. Therefore you might be experiencing symptoms that might lead to a

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heart attack symptoms Different for men and women?

A: Dear Reader, You are correct: While the symptoms for a heart attack can be similar in men and women, many differences also exist. Most of the earlier studies on heart disease focused almost exclusively on men. Lately, researchers have been including women in their studies, or focusing exclusively on women and heart disease. Although a lot more research on women and heart disease still needs to be conducted, it is clear that symptoms of a heart attack in women can include: Chest pain or pressure...


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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

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heart attack symptoms — Different for men and women?

A: Dear Reader, While the symptoms for heart attack can be similar in men and women, we know from recent research that differences also exist. Some women who have experienced a heart attack reported having difficulty breathing and feeling discomfort that seemed ''flu-like'' (e.g., fatigue, weakness, clammy or sweaty skin), in addition to, or instead of, the other more typical heart attack symptoms, such as chest pain and pressure. Most of the earlier studies on heart disease focused almost exclusively on men. Lately, researchers have been including

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Are heart attack symptoms in women different than in men?

A: Symptoms of a heart attack in women may be similar to men (mid chest pain), but may more likely be "atypical" (shortness of breath, sweatiness, arm or jaw pain only, etc). One must remember that either sex may have an "atypical" presentation, but it is more common in women. Anyone with symptoms they feel could be consistent with a heart attack (please see the "heart attack Warning Signs" article) should call 911 or get to the nearest emergency room as soon as possible. Thank you for your question....
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heart attack symptoms.. What and when should I worry and seek medical care.

A: Hi Patricia,   Here is a link to information on signs/symptoms of a heart attack:   What are the Symptoms of heart attack in women? The Signs and Symptoms of heart attack and Stroke - Re-Visited   All the best, Lisa Nelson RD heart Healthy Tips...
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do heart attack symptoms come and go?

A: Hi SSN,   Symptoms of a heart attack vary from individual to individual, but yes they can come and go.  Here are a few posts you may want to review:   heart attack Symptoms What are the Symptoms of heart attack in women? The Signs and Symptoms of heart attack and Stroke - Re-Visited   All the best, Lisa Nelson RD heart Healthy Tips...
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possible heart attack symptoms

A: Hi Kat,   You may be interested in the following posts:   What are the Symptoms of heart attack in women? The Signs and Symptoms of heart attack and Stroke - Re-Visited What Triggers heart Palpitations?   All the best, Lisa Nelson RD Be heart Healthy and Lose Weight...
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do women have back pain behind the heart and breast bone as a heart attack symptom?

A: Symptoms of heart attacks in women - This article states:These are the most common warning signals for heart attack: Pain or discomfort in the center of the chest that lasts more than a few minutes, or goes away and comes back Chest discomfort with sweating Pain that spreads from the chest to the arm, neck or jaw Shortness of breath, tiredness or upset stomach; these are particularly common in women If you are at risk for heart disease and notice any of these symptoms, contact your health care provider immediately. Time is a crucial factor in a heart attack because...


 
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