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You may not be sure it is a heart attack.
A heart attack may not be sudden or very painful. You may not be sure what is wrong. But it is important to check it out right away.
To help survive a heart attack, take these steps:
Information on this page is taken from the English print version of “Healthy Heart, Healthy Family: A Community Health Worker's Manual.” U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, NIH Publication No. 08-3674, Originally Printed 1999, Revised May 2008.
Last Updated March 2012