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Seven Signs of Heart Disease

Early detection and treatment are the keys to living with heart disease and/or surviving a heart attack. Please see your doctor if you are experiencing any of the symptoms described below. Do not ignore these warning signs as they are strong indicators of an impending heart attack. If you are experiencing chest pain, call 911 immediately. Do not drive yourself to the hospital.

1. Angina (chest pain) that can also radiate to the arms, shoulders, neck and or jaw
2. Shortness of breath
3. Chronic fatigue
4. Dizziness
5. Edema (swelling), especially in the legs
6. Fluttering or rapid heartbeat
7. Gastric upset (nausea)

The Heart Center of Yuma is committed to helping patients keep their hearts healthy and strong. For more information on how you can prevent heart disease, call the Heart Center at (928) 31-HEART (314-3278)

Related Links:
Cardiopulmonary Services
Cardiac and Pulmonary Support Groups
YRMC Sleep Lab

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