Does your heart hurt during a heart attack?

Usually. This is what causes angina and the feeling of an elephant sitting on your chest. But some people have silent heart attacks, with no pain, especially in people with neuropathy, like diabetics or if taking pain meds for other reasons.

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Heart pain is it a heart attack, how can I tell?

Cardiac eval. See a cardiologist to help assess your risk for a heart attack. Once your risk is assessed you will have a better idea of your risk for heart attack. Read more...

The past 3 days straight I've been getting heart pain with severe cold sweats, fatigue etc. Even with beta blocker. Heart attack or anxiety?

Anxiety. I understand your concern about heart attack or Anxiety. Beta blockers are prescribed for Angina, heart attack, high blood pressure, and Anxiety. • Beta blockers can cause Fatigue, cold hands, • HeadacheUpset stomachDiarrhea • Shortness of breath • Trouble sleeping • These are also symptoms of anxiety. See a psychiatrist for Diagnosis and treatment including therapy, medication, and Yoga. Read more...

What should you do during a heart attack?

Take an aspirin, 911. Take a single adult Aspirin and call an ambulance. Do not drive a car or (unless you are in the middle of nowhere) have a person drive you either. Read more...

Could you tell me what happens during a heart attack?

Symptoms. Chest pain severe substernal radiates to left or right arm and neck feeling of anxiety, fear, doom, death. Anatomically, heart muscle oxygen is diminished by coronary obstruction and flow is reduced or absent and heart muscle dues- heart attack. Physically, pallor, shock, arrythmia, death if not identified and treated. Read more...

On average, how long will a person have to live during a heart attack?

With treatment live. If one gets treatment within time there is very little mortality these days in us.But if not treated a person can die. Read more...
For a long time. Be treated and recover! people live and di well for decades. Read more...