Heart Attack Symptoms, Outcomes Often Different In Women
"We do know that many patients -- especially women -- can present with atypical symptoms, and we do know that women are more likely to die [from heart attack] than men. Now, we need more research regarding the 'why.'"
Signs of a Heart Attack for Women
But, since 1984, more women die of heart disease each year in the United States than men. And every year in the United States, 9,000 women under the age of 45 have a heart attack. Unfortunately, heart attack symptoms often go unnoticed in women ...
In memory of wife, Paramus resident fights to raise awareness of heart attack symptoms
What starts with a feeling of sleeplessness, combined with anxiety, nausea and pain in the jaw or shoulder, may actually be a sign of a heart attack ... to bring awareness to more than just women. "Men need to recognize the symptoms, too," he said.
These Four Things Happen Right Before a Heart Attack
approximately 785,000 Americans suffer a first heart attack. And 470,000 who’ve already had one or more heart attacks have another one. The scary thing is that 25 percent of ALL heart attacks happen “silently,” without clear or obvious symptoms.
What you should know about heart attacks
More than 920,000 Americans this year will have a heart attack, and almost half of these heart attacks will occur without prior symptoms or warning signs, according to The Heart Foundation, an organization dedicated to saving lives by educating the public ...