How To Survive A Heart Attack: 5 Steps To Take, And 8 Major Symptoms To Recognize It
March 2, 2018
Those who have never had a heart attack may think that someone who's having it will drop to the floor dramatically, like in a scene from a movie. But in reality, heart attacks almost never look like this. In fact, it may not be easy to recognize you're having a heart attack, as not all people who are having one experience intense chest pain.
A significant portion of heart attacks is "silent", meaning they don't produce clearly perceptible symptoms. Many people, even those who do get symptoms, don't seek immediate medical care.