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Angina, or chest discomfort that occurs when the heart muscle doesn't receive sufficient oxygen-rich blood, is a common symptom of coronary heart disease in women, according to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institut... More »

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According to WebMD, common heart disease symptoms in women are chest discomfort, pain in the arms, neck or jaw, fatigue, sweating, stomach pain, nausea, lightheadedness and shortness of breath. Additional symptoms, noted... More »

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The early warning signs of heart disease depend on the type of heart condition a person has, as stated by Mayo Clinic. One of the most common warning signs in all heart diseases is chest pain, medically referred to as an... More »

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Chest pain, shortness of breath, and upper body discomfort in the neck, arms, jaw or back are all symptoms of a blood clot in or near the heart, according to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. These signs may ... More »

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Cardiomyopathy is related to all of the different diseases within the heart muscle where the heart becomes thick and enlarged as well as inflexible, according to the U.S. National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. A perso... More »

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Heart disease kills one in four women in the United States, according to the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. The most common cause of death in women is coronary heart disease, but women can also suffer from oth... More »

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Symptoms of heart blockage include fainting, light-headedness, fatigue and chest pain, according to the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. First-degree heart block may not cause symptoms and is common in highly t... More »

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