February is National Heart Month

by Rajshri on  February 16, 2010 at 7:59 PM Heart Disease News
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 February is National Heart Month
It is now a great time to learn about the warning signs of an impending heart attack as February is National Heart Month.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, heart attacks claim a victim every minute in the United States and an American has some type of coronary event every 25 seconds.

Some of the warning signs of heart attack include
* Shortness of breath
* Chest discomfort
* Back pain, neck pain or jaw pain
* Nausea
* Cold sweat

It is better to consult medical professionals immediately if you experience any of these symptoms.


Source: Medindia
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