The signs leading up to a heart attack don’t start hours or minutes before , but health professionals from My Life Stages say that its in the months prior.
Can you experience symptoms of a heart attack months ahead of time?
Zi-Jian Xu, a health cardiologist at Sutter Health, said YES !
-Radiating chest pain
-Heaviness or discomfort
-Shortness of breath
Women experience subtle indicators :
-General sense of unease
-Back or abdominal pain
When to see a doctor?
Regular visits with your doctor may help but if you have symptoms , contact your doctor immediately to be able to prevent heart attacks by becoming more active and eating a healthier diet.
What other considerations should one make?
Men and women that are :
-have a history of heart disease or heart attacks,
-have high blood pressure,
-high cholesterol and
are at a higher risk.
If you fall into one or more of these categories you must be extra careful .
Thanks for reading…