The most common symptom is chest pain described as:
More subtle symptoms often felt by women and people with diabetes:
If you or someone you know experiences any of these symptoms, chew and swallow one 325 mg. uncoated aspirin (unless medically unsafe) and call 9-1-1.
Other symptoms include:
If you or someone you know experiences any of these symptoms, immediately call 9-1-1. New treatments are available that, when given within three hours of the onset of symptoms, can dramatically reduce brain damage in the most common types of stroke.
Your family history can provide important information about your risk for cardiovascular disease.