Heart disease and heart attacks are two common problems that affect million of people around the world. Therefore, it is important for us to know the symptoms of a heart attack so we can act quickly. The following are five warning signs of a heart attack and what to do if they occur:
Fatigue is a common sign of an impending heart attack, especially for women. A sufferer may feel a foreign onset of fatigue that is accompanied by a heavy feeling in the chest. A person who is not usually fatigued will recognize the issue right away. A person who notices these symptoms should immediately lie down and contact emergency rescuers who can come and take a ride from the home to the hospital. It is even better if a family member is available to do the driving.