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Warning Signs of Heart Attack
Some heart attacks are sudden and intense, but most of them start slowly with mild pain or discomfort with one or more of these symptoms:
- Chest discomfort
- Discomfort in other areas of the upper body
- Shortness of breath with or without
- chest discomfort
- Other signs including breaking out in a cold sweat, nausea, or lightheadedness
Call 9-1-1 … Get to a hospital immediately if you experience signs of a heart attack.