It is always better to prevent a disease than to treat it. This rule affects every illness, and it is very important especially when there is no precise acknowledgment of the symptoms.
In this article, you are going to read about some symptoms that people ignore, but may indicate the possibility of getting a heart attack. It is good to be aware of your health. By knowing these symptoms, you will be able to take care of yourself.
Among the main symptoms is infrequent fatigue, and it indicates a possible heart attack. Women have this symptom more often than men. You should know that physical or mental exertion do not cause the fatigue, they are usually relieved when the day is over.
This symptom that indicates on heart attack, it is clear and you will notice it immediately. Sometimes, it may be hard for you to make your bed or take a shower.
The most frequent symptoms are nausea, stomachache, distressed stomach or bloated stomach. It can appear equally in men and women.
Usually, abdominal pain before a heart attack is relieving and then again it is happening again. An extreme physical effort may worsen the abdominal pains.
Insomnia happens more often in women than in men. It is associated with a risk of a heart attack or stroke. It is followed by anxiety and forgetfulness. The symptoms are trouble maintaining sleep, trouble falling asleep, waking up early, and feeling nauseous and nervous.
Dyspnea means shortness of breath which is a feeling of not being able to take a deep breath. It happens in men and women for about six months before a heart attack.
This is a warning symptom that something is not right with your health. You feel lightheaded, trembling, cannot get enough air and dyspnea.
5. Hair Loss
One more symptom indicating of heart problems is hair loss. It affects men over 50, but also, women may be in risk as well. Increased level of cortisol is often related to baldheadedness. You need to be careful if you lose hair from the top of your head.
Arrhythmia means missed heartbeat, and it is followed by panic attacks and anxiety. Usually, it happens among women. It occurs unpredictably, and it may be irregular heartbeat, or increased heart rate (tachycardia).
Your heart rate may be increased by physical training as well, especially in cases with atherosclerosis condition. This irregularity of the heartbeat stays for a minute or two.
If it lasts longer, you may experience dizziness as well as extreme fatigue, and you need to immediately call your doctor.