Many of us believe that the most common symptoms of a Heart Attack are chest pain, sweating and breathlessness, however there is more to recognize an attack long before it sets in. In this gripping article, we bring to you some very important warning signs of a Heart Attack. Heart Attack or myocardial infarction is the number one killer of both men and women in India with approximately 30 million people suffering from the disease and approximately 2 Lac surgeries being performed every year. In the U.S. each year, a staggering 735,000 Americans suffer a heart attack.
In a stressful world of today, no one is immune to heart attacks – even people in their 20s and 30s. Awareness of the disease and its early symptoms, especially for people with poor lifestyles and high-stress jobs is an absolute must. People with poor awareness find trouble recognizing the symptoms and around 25% of patients turn up worried that they have a heart attack.
The classic symptoms of heart attack include:
Women are somewhat more likely than men to experience heart attack that does not occur in this typical fashion. Instead, some women with heart attacks may experience more of the other symptoms, like :
For the busy executives and people who normally live an unhealthy lifestyle, it is highly suggested that if you’re in doubt, get checked out immediately. Even if you’re not sure if something is really wrong, you should immediately seek medical advice, if you experience heart attack symptoms. Prompt administration of drugs can help restore circulation to the heart and increase your chances of survival.
About the Author
Dr. Amitabh Singh is the founder of AadyantaLife and Bio-Energetic & Crystal Healer and Wellness Coach. He provides Alternative and Complementary Healing therapies to difficult ailments including Cancer. He specializes in Mindfulness Meditation Coaching for Corporate and Business Leaders. His thought-provoking Enlightening Lectures are for those who are interested in Alternative ways to improve their Lifestyle and Well Being.