According to the American Heart Association, heart attack warning symptoms for women include shortness of breath, pressure in the lower chest, extreme fatigue and back pressure. In certain cases, women do not experience ... 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 »

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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 »

Symptoms of a silent heart attack in women include stomach pain, shortness of breath, fatigue and sweating. Women often confuse heart attack symptoms for the flu or heartburn since they do not include the tell-tale sympt... More »

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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 »

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 »

Warning signs of lung cancer in women include a cough that doesn't go away or gets worse, shortness of breath, coughing up blood and chest pain, states Womenshealth.gov. Hoarseness, wheezing, and pneumonia that doesn't g... More »

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