When you think you may be having a heart attack, it can be unsettling. Knowing the signs and symptoms to look for can go a long way toward getting the emergency care you need quickly. Check out this short video that highlights what you need to know.
As the video shows, chest pain and shortness of breath, combined with nausea and vomiting, are signs that you should seek emergency care for a possible heart attack immediately. Pain or numbness in the arm, back, neck, or jaw are also warning signs.
For more information about heart attack symptoms, risk factors, and emergency care, visit us online at South Bay Hospital. You may also call (888) 685-1595 to speak to a nurse about your health questions, the services we offer, or to obtain a referral to a physician.