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Dr. ABC XYZ

Symptoms of Heart Attack and Stroke - 3rd April 2016

Heart attack:

Chest pain or discomfort
Pain, stiffness, or numbness in the neck, back, or one or both arms or shoulders
Shortness of breath
Cold sweat, nausea, dizziness

Stroke:

Sudden numbness or weakness of the face, arm, or leg, especially on one side of the body
Sudden severe headache, dizziness, confusion
Sudden difficulty with vision, balance, speech

Source: National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases, National Institutes of Health.