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tag: Heart Attack Symptoms

Can You Die from a Broken Heart?

If it feels like a heart attack and acts like a heart attack, does that mean that it is a heart attack? Not necessarily. Chest pain and tightness, arm pain and shortness of breath are all hallma…

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The ‘Minor’ Heart Symptom You Should Never Ignore

A skipped heartbeat, the feeling of fish flopping around in your chest, a racing heart rate; these are the physical feelings of atrial fibrillation—the most common type of heart rhythm disorder. The s…

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How Chewing Aspirin Could Save Your Life

By Marlo Sollitto, AgingCare.com contributing editor. Doctors have been recommending an aspirin a day to help keep heart attacks at bay for years. But did you know that taking an aspirin during a s…

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5 Overlooked Heart Attack Symptoms

By Lori Johnston, AgingCare.com February is a month when folks focus on matters of the heart, but it's not just about falling in love. February is also American Heart Month. When it comes to our lo…

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