Did you know heart disease is the #1 cause of death in women? A woman suffers a heart attack every 90 seconds in the United States. Heart attack symptoms in women are likely to be different from those experienced by men. Women may have common symptoms of pain or pressure in the chest, but also have these less obvious symptoms:
- Upper body pain in the neck, back, and jaw
- Shortness of breath
- Cold sweats
- Unexplained fatigue
- Dizziness or lightheadedness
- Nausea or vomiting.
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