Each year, about one million Americans experience a heart attack, meaning one occurs every 34 seconds. St. Luke’s Health is recognized for its quality of care for patients enduring even the most severe heart attacks. If you suspect a heart attack, call 911 or seek emergency medical services immediately.
Common Symptoms of Heart Attack
Heart attack symptoms vary from person to person. The most common signs include:
- Chest pain or discomfort
- Upper body pain
- Shortness of breath