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Identifying The Symptoms Of A Heart Attack

​​According to reports, Indians have the highest rate of heart diseases.  Moreover, a survey conducted by VEDNA shows that women under the age group of 20-40 years are at higher risk of cardiovascular diseases. The reason for same has been reported as the change in lifestyle which in turn is leading to severe hormonal changes in the body.

Unlike what is normally shown in movies, heart attacks mostly occur with mild pain or uneasiness. Many times it comes across so minute that people affected do not realize the seriousness. As a result, they end up waiting too long before seeking any medical assistance.

Take a look at some of the common signs that can indicate towards a heart attack:

1.    Discomfort in the center of the chest. However, such uneasiness may either last for a few minutes, or shall keep repeating in short gaps.
2.    Backache, pain or uneasiness in one or both arms, neck, jaw or stomach
3.    Breaking out in a cold sweat, nausea or lightheadedness
4.    Breathing problem with or without discomfort in chest

If you have experienced or experiencing any of these symptoms, do not ignore, for it might be indicating towards heart attack. Call for an immediate medical help and get the right treatment at the right time.

It is this uncertainty in one’s life that today having best medical insurance for family ​has become mandatory. Health insurance in India serves as lifeline as it not only provides best possible treatment in the hour of need, but also protects an individual from exhausting his/her lifetime saving, by providing the most needed financial assistance.​

Source: DNA