If you experience ANY of the following, call 911.
Heavy chest pressure:
Squeezing or burning in your chest or fullness in your abdomen
Extreme discomfort or symptoms:
Light-headedness, nausea, unusual fatigue
Feeling pain in one or both arms, back, neck, or jaw
Shortness of breath with or without chest pain
Time to call 911 now:
Do not drive – call an ambulance
Knowing the signs of a heart attack can save your life. The most common symptom in men and women is chest pain or discomfort. Women are somewhat more likely to experience some of the less common symptoms of heart attack, including shortness of breath, nausea/vomiting, unusual fatigue, and back or jaw pain.
Time is muscle! Every minute treatment for a heart attack is delayed, more heart muscle dies.
Learn more about heart disease and stroke, including how to improve your cardiovascular health, at the American Heart Association’s website.