Learn the signs of a heart attack
If chest pain strikes seek medical help immediately. Don't delay. A heart attack is life threatening.
- Pressure, tightness, pain, or a squeezing or aching sensation in your chest or arms that may spread to your neck, jaw or back.
- Nausea, indigestion, heartburn or abdominal pain.
- Shortness of breath.
- Cold sweat.
- Lightheadedness or sudden dizziness.
If someone shows any of these symptoms, immediately call 9-1-1.
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