Cardiology: Warning Signs of a Heart Attack – Essentia Health

Cardiology: Warning Signs of a Heart Attack – Essentia Health

The typical symptom of a heart attack is chest pain and what you hear, what most patients say is – I’m having crushing pain in the middle of my chest. Women typically will have atypical chest pain or atypical presentation. They might not have that crushing pain in the middle of their chest. They might …

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What happens during a heart attack? – Krishna Sudhir

What happens during a heart attack? – Krishna Sudhir

Approximately 7 million people around the world die from heart attacks every year, and cardiovascular disease, which causes heart attacks and other problems like strokes, is the world’s leading killer. So what causes a heart attack? Like all muscles, the heart needs oxygen, and during a heart attack, it can’t get enough. Fatty deposits, or …

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Have High Blood Pressure? MUST WATCH!

Have High Blood Pressure? MUST WATCH!

Hi I’m Dr. Joe from the Southside Health and Wellness Campus. Thanks for joining me today. We’re going to be talking about an important topic and a very big health concern for a lot of people which is blood pressure. I talk to a lot of my patients each and every day who come in …

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Heart Attack vs. Panic Attack

Is it a panic attack or a heart attack? It might start with a racing heart or chest pain. Some people might experience nausea or shortness of breath. Would you know the difference between a panic attack and a heart attack if you or a loved one felt those symptoms? Physically they may feel similar. …

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Heart Attack: Early Signs and Symptoms

Heart Attack: Early Signs and Symptoms

(calm music) – Well, the early signs and symptoms of a heart attack sometimes are extremely vague. They can have nausea. They can have dizziness. They can have back pain, shoulder pain, neck pain, jaw pain. They can have even abdominal pain and sometimes things happen and they just tend to deny that that’s what’s …

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Heart Attack Signs & Symptoms in Women

Heart Attack Signs & Symptoms in Women

Heart disease remains the leading cause of death for women in the United States, resulting in about 1 in every 4 female deaths. Most women think of heart disease as a man’s disease. However, around the same number of men and women die each year. Although efforts have been made to increase awareness, only 54% …

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WILD RIDE: Heart Attack at 50+ mph & the Tesla Autodriver

WILD RIDE: Heart Attack at 50+ mph & the Tesla Autodriver

Chuck is a 58 year old engineer. 2 years ago, he was driving home from a workout at the gym. He was – I think he said US 1 in Florida near Cocoa Beach – developed crushing chest pain. He said, “You know they say it’s like an elephant sitting on your chest. I had …

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What Does a Heart Attack Feel Like?

What Does a Heart Attack Feel Like?

(upbeat music) – I’m Larry McCormick. I’m a North Forth Worth resident. I’m 64. I’m what you would consider an athletic kind of guy. I exercise, I eat right. Mine wasn’t severe pain. It wasn’t what I expected a heart attack would be like. I’ve seen people hit the floor in severe pain and all, …

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High Blood Pressure, The Silent Killer!

High Blood Pressure, The Silent Killer!

Did you know there is a killer on the loose? He is responsible for the death of over 360,000 people every year! He’s sneaky, silent, and around every corner. So why hasn’t anyone put him behind bars already? Well, he’s not the masked villain who walks the streets at night that you’re all imagining. The …

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New Heart Attack EKG Technology Begins with 911

New Heart Attack EKG Technology Begins with 911

[ Sound of heart beating ]>>Hi, I’m Dr. Chad Rammohan, Medical Director of the Chest Pain Center at El Camino Hospital. What you’ve just seen is a simulation of a patient having a heart attack. While you may have seen footage like this on TV or in the movies, what you have not seen is …

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