Thursday, February 10, 2011

Symptoms of Heart Attack

Because body's endurance in each person is different, then the clinical symptoms of heart attack also different in each person. However, there are some common symptoms which should be noticed.
People who have more than one risk factor for heart attack should be aware of early heart attack symptoms.
The early symptoms of heart attack include:

  • Chest pain: This pain feels like uncomfortable pressure, squeezing or tightness in the chest that lasts for more than a few minutes.
  • Pain in some parts of the body: It can feel like the pain is traveling from the chest to the shoulders, back, neck, jaw or arms.
  • Cough
  • Extraordinary sense of anxiety
  • Nausea
  • Shortness of breath
  • Vomiting
  • Wheezing

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