Some early signs of an impending heart attack include shortness of breath, chest discomfort, nausea and sweating, along with discomfort in other areas of the upper body such as the back, neck or jaw, as stated by the Ame... More »

The symptoms of a heart attack last longer than 5 minutes and, in men, include: chest pain or discomfort, as well as pain or discomfort in the left shoulder, arms, back, neck, jaw or stomach, explains Cleveland Clinic. O... More »

If someone is displaying the early signs of a heart attack, ask him to sit down, rest and attempt to keep calm, and loosen any tight articles of clothing, advises MedlinePlus. If the victim takes medication for heart pai... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Cardiac Health

The symptoms of a mini heart attack are chest discomfort that lasts for a few minutes, discomfort in other areas of the body such as the arms or jaw, difficulty breathing, feeling nauseous or light-headed, a racing heart... More »

Pain or pressure in the chest is the most common symptom of a heart attack in a woman, but discomfort in the back, neck, jaw or shoulder is also typical, states Mayo Clinic. Sweating, nausea, dizziness, extreme fatigue a... More »

Warning signs for a heart attack include discomfort in the chest and upper body, shortness of breath, nausea, lightheadness and cold sweats, according to the American Heart Association. Upper body discomfort may occur in... More »

Major symptoms of a heart attack include shortness of breath, chest pain or discomfort, pain in the jaw and breaking out in a cold sweat, as reported by the American Heart Association. Although many people experience che... More » Health