Symptoms Of A Heart Attack Men Vs Women

Men and Women often experience different symptoms…know the warning signs!

Symotims of a Heart Attack
Men VS Women

Men often, but not always, experience the classic warning signs of a heart attack:

  • Uncomfortable pressure, fullness, squeezing or pain in the center of the chest that goes away and comes back
  • Pain that spreads to the shoulders, neck and arms
  • Chest discomfort with light-headedness, fainting, sweating, nausea or shortness of breath
  • Trigger: Men most often report physical exertion prior to heart attacks

Women may experience the classic symptoms, but they are often milder. women may also have other symptoms like:

  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Nausea vomiting or dizziness
  • Back or jaw Pain
  • Unexplained anxiety, weakness or fatigue
  • mild flu-like symptoms
  • Trigger: Women most often report emotional stress prior to heart attacks