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Heart Attack Signs Every Woman Should Know

Heart attack symptoms can be different in women compared with men. Could you spot the signs?
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Flu-like symptoms

Other vague, but possibly life-threatening signs of a heart attack are flu-like symptoms that can also include tiredness.

"If you feel like you just cannot do what you can normally do in a given day, you should consider that it's your heart," says Suzanne Steinbaum, DO, director of women and heart disease at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City. "This is one of the most common complaints in women."

Don't ignore it!

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