Early Heart Attack Care

Did you Know Heart Attacks have Beginnings?

Most importantly, if recognized in time, these “beginnings” can be treated before the heart is damaged!

What are the early signs and symptoms?

Early Heart Attack Warning Signs
  • Indigestion or nausea
  • Paint that travels down one or both arms
  • Jaw pain
  • Fatigue
  • Anxiety
  • Chest pressure, squeezing or discomfort
  • Back pain
  • Shortness of breath
  • Feeling of fullness

Not everyone will experience all or any of these symptoms.

What should you do?

Learn the early signs and symptoms of a heart attack.

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Take the EHAC Oath.

Early Heart Attack Care Oath

I understand that heart attacks have beginnings and, on occasion, signs of an impending heart attack may include chest discomfort, shortness of breath, shoulder and/or arm pain, and weakness. These may occur hours, or even weeks, before the actual heart attack.

I solemnly swear that if it happens to me or anyone I know, I will call 9-1-1 or activate our Emergency Medical Services.

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