Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

Warning Signs of a Heart Attack

August 15, 2019 0 By Bertrand Dibbert


HOW TO SURVIVE A HEART ATTACK. IT IS A CBS 42 NEWS SPECIAL REPORT, ALL THIS WEEK ON OUR MORNING NEWS. TODAY, A LOOK AT THE DIFFERENCE OF THE HEART ATTACK WARNING SIGNS FOR MEN AND WOMEN. Dr. KATHERINE TUTTLE IS A DOCTOR, AN AVID RUNNER AND SURVIVOR OF A HEART ATTACK 00409483 (Generic Header 2 Line) On Easter Sunday night in 2012..I went to bed and I didn’t wake up because at about 2:00 in the morning I had a cardiac arrest. SHE’S FORTUNATE SHE’S MARRIED TO A CARDIOLOGIST WHO KNEW WHAT TO DO. Dr. Tuttle. Apparently I had a seizure that woke him up and he reached over and felt for a pulse and I had no pulse so he started CPR. BECAUSE OF HER HUSBAND’S QUICK THINKING DR. TUTTLE SURVIVED. IT’S IMPORTANT TO KNOW THAT A HEART ATTACKS CAN HAPPEN AT ANY TIME. DR. SAEMA MIRZA IS A CARDIOLOGIST AT CARDIOVASCU LAR ASSOCIATES AFFILIATED WITH BIRMINGHAM’S BROOKWOOD HOSITAL. Dr. Saema Mirza/ Cardiovascular Associates. 5:41 in cardiology they say time is muscle because as soon as you start having a heart attack the quicker we can open your artery the less damage you will have to your heart and its also life saving HERE ARE THE MOST COMMON WARNING SIGNS A WOMAN IS EXPERIENCING A HEART ATTACK. PAIN OR DISCOMFORT IN THE CENTER OF THE CHEST THAT LASTS MORE THAN A FEW MINUTES. OR THE PAIN GOES AWAY AND COMES RIGHT BACK. IT COULD BE ASSOCIATED WITH SWEATING. OR THE PAIN SPREADS FROM THE CHEST TO THE ARM, NECK OR JAW. SHORTNESS OF BREATH, TIREDNESS OR UPSET STOMACH, UNEXPLAINED ANXIETY, WEAKNESS OF FATIGUE. Dr. Mirza. some women might experience these symptom but the majority of the women the character of the pain in not necessarily the same it feels sometimes like a sharp pain like a knife sticking in their chest or it might just be in their arm they might have numbness instead WHILE MEN AND WOMEN MAY BOTH EXPERIENCE CHEST TIGHTNESS OR PRESSURE AND OR PAIN IN THE CHEST, NECK, JAW, ARMS OR BACK. THERE ARE SOME WARNING FOR MEN THAT ARE DIFFERENT. SUCH AS DIZZINESS, A COLD SWEAT, ALONG WITH SHORTNESS OF BREATH AND WEAKNESS OR UNUSUAL FATIGUE. Dr. Mirza. as soon as you feel like your are having a heart attack the first thing you need to do is call 1 and while MOST IMPORTANTLY DR. MIRZA SAYS DON’T IGNORE THE WARNING SIGNS. AND ALWAYS DISCUSS ANY CONCERNS YOU HAVE WITH YOUR PHYSICIAN, WHO CAN REFER YOU TO A CARDIOLOGIST IF NEEDED. WE ARE BRINGING YOU SPECIAL REPORTS ALL WEEK. TOMORROW… ADVICE FROM A FITNESS INSTRUCTOR ON THE STEPS YOU CAN TAKE NOW TO PREVENT A HEART ATTACK. PLUS COMING UP ON THURSDAY.. LOCAL DOCTORS WILL JOIN US IN STUDIOS TO ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT A HEART ATTACK. YOU CAN EMAIL YOUR QUESTIONS TO REPORIAT WIADOCOM. AND… WE WILL HAVE MORE ON THE WARNING SIGNS OF A HEART ATTACK COMING UP AT SEVEN ON FACEBOOK LIVE. (3SHOT REACTION FOR PKG)