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Is there a way to tell forsure if your having a heart attack at home other then goin to hospital i worry about it so much. I have bad anxiety im 27 m?

Is there a way to tell forsure if your having a heart attack at home other then goin to hospital i worry about it so much. I have bad anxiety im 27 m?

Acute Anxiety: Your Life is Precious! Believe in WONDER of 3 Billion muscle cells in your Heart working together to pump Blood with Oxygen to all parts of body and brain since you were born, and continue to do until now. Even your worry thoughts and feelings need Oxygen which is being sent by your Miraculous Heart! Trust in healing Powers of your Body! See Psychiatrist for Therapy, Medication and Relaxation. ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Heart Attack (Definition)

Heart attack is a life-threatening condition in which the blood vessels that supply the heart becomes occluded and thus the heart itself is not longer receiving any blood flow. Without this blood flow, the heart muscle dies and cannot pump blood to the ...Read more


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How to tell if I am having a heart attack?

How to tell if I am having a heart attack?

Classic symptoms: You will recognize it only if you have the classic symptoms of chest heaviness like an elephant on chest, cold sweats, shortness of breath, radiating pain to jaw or left arm. There are so many variations from severe symptoms to none and only the classic ones are easy to recognize, fortunately is more common. ...Read more

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Can you tell me how i could avoid having a heart attack?

Can you tell me how i could avoid having a heart attack?

Heart attack: First, talk to your doctor to see if you have the risk factors involved with a possible heart attack. Go over your diet and exercise as well. Talk with your doctor about the stresses in your life, and consider addressing your diet, exercise and stress, along with any other medical things your doctor may discover. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if i could possibly be having a heart attack?

Can you tell me if i could possibly be having a heart attack?

Heart attack: If you think you might be having a heart attack, get off the internet and call 911! Not all heart attacks follow the textbook symptoms. ...Read more

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Would i be able to tell if i was having a heart attack vs anxiety?

Can be the same: Many times, an anxiety attack can feel like a heart attack: chest pain/pressure, difficulty breathing, a "sense of doom." if you get these symptoms, you should definitely seek medical attention. ...Read more

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Could my blood pressure and heart rate tell if i was having a heart attack or could it be normal even if I was having one ?

Could my blood pressure and heart rate  tell if i was having a heart attack or could it be normal even if I was having one ?

Not always: Some people can experience mild heart attacks with little or no effect on their heart rate or blood pressure and also at times no pain especially if they have conditions like diabetes as well.Really need ECG and blood studies to confirm heart attack. Talk to cardiologist if really concerned. ...Read more

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How can I tell the difference between having a heart attack or an anxiety attack? I have been having pain in chest and back...just to name a few

See your PCP: Anxiety can often present like a heart attack and many people end up in the ER because they don't know. It can be very frightening, but the only way to know for sure is to be checked by a doctor. If your heart is fine, you may want to consider the level of stress in your life or if anything in particular is worrying you, large or small. Talking to a professional can help you figure this out. ...Read more

Dr. Creighton Wright
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Myocardial Infarction (Definition)

Myocardial infarction, or heart attack, is a condition where part of the heart muscle loses its blood supply due to calcification in and ...Read more