The heart attack usually registers a month before it occurs, and some symptoms can be detected six months earlier.
Unusual tiredness is one of the main symptoms that indicate a possible heart attack. In women, this symptom is more common than in men.
Description: Physical or mental activity is not the cause of your fatigue that increases until the end of the day. This symptom is quite clear and can not go unnoticed. Sometimes it’s very exhausting to complete simple tasks, such as bedding or showering.
Pain in the stomach
Pain in the stomach, stomach upset and feeling bloating are some of the most common symptoms. Equally often occur in both women and men.
Description: Pain in the stomach before a heart attack is of an episodic nature, disappears and returns in a short period. Physical effort can exacerbate them.
Insomnia is also associated with an increased risk of heart attack or stroke, and more common in women. Insomnia often includes a high level of anxiety and absenteeism.
Description: Symptoms include falling asleep, sleeping problems and waking early in the morning without an alarm.
Shortness of breath is a strong feeling that you can not inhale deeply. It often occurs in men and women up to six months before the heart attack.
Description: Feeling like you can not get enough air, there are also dizziness.
Hair loss is considered another visible indicator of the risk of heart disease. It commonly occurs in men, but also in some women. Baldness is also associated with an increased level of hormone cortisol.
Description: Pay attention to the loss of fiber from the very top of the head.
The arrhythmia is often accompanied by panic attacks and anxiety, especially among women. It occurs unexpectedly in two forms: arrhythmia (irregular heart rate) and tachycardia (increased heartbeat).
Description: Improper heartbeat lasts 1 to 2 minutes. If it does not pass, you experience dizziness and extreme fatigue, immediately seek a doctor.
Unusual or excessive sweating is an early sign of a possible heart attack. It can happen at any time of the day or night. This symptom is more commonly affecting women and is usually mixed with warm waves and night sweats that are typical of menopause.
Description: Symptoms are similar to flu, wet skin or sweating that occurs regardless of air temperature or body strain. Sweating is increased at night and bedding is wet after waking.
Men and women have chest pains in different intensities and shapes. In men, this symptom is one of the most important early signs of a heart attack that must not be ignored. It occurs only in 30% of women.
Description: Pain in the chest can spread like an unpleasant feeling in one or both hands (mostly left), the lower jaw, neck, shoulder or stomach. It may have a permanent or temporary character.