What To Do When Chest Pain Strikes

Heart Attack

Did you know that every 43 seconds someone in the United States has a heart attack? Heart attacks might be a common emergency, but they are serious and sometimes fatal. Knowing the heart attack symptoms and how to prepare for this emergency could save your life or the life of a loved one.

What Are Some Heart Attack Symptoms?
Heart attack symptoms may vary, but watch for the signs indicated below:

What Am I Experiencing?
Chest pain caused by a heart-related issue can include the following:

What’s Next?
If you are experiencing any of the above symptoms, head to TMC–Mansfield. Once you’re here, our doctors will administer blood tests and chat with you about your medical history. It’s important to share details with our doctors about your chest pains, including the length, severity, and source of the pain. This information will help our doctors get to the bottom of what’s happening.

Many times these tests will reveal the source of your discomfort, but sometimes it remains unclear. If the outcome is uncertain, our doctors will offer their best advice in helping you establish a plan for the future.

If you are suffering from mysterious chest pain or believe you are experiencing heart attack symptoms, come into TMC–Mansfield at once. Our staff is available 24-7 to assist your medical needs.

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