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What are symptoms a woman should not ignore when it comes to her heart?

Elizabeth V. Dang, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Symptoms women should not ignore when it comes to her heart health include chest pains or pressure, shortness of breath with activities, increasing fatigue. Women can also have atypical symptoms, such as abdominal pain with nausea and sweating, neck, shoulder or jaw pain.

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