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Ask yourself: Would you know it’s a heart attack?

Be warned. Be ready. Check out this quick at-a-glance infographic

Hand clutches chest. Sudden, overwhelming and obvious pain.

You know what a classic heart attack scene looks like on TV. But would you know how to spot one in real life?

The symptoms of a heart attack are sometimes — but not always — as scripted above. Know what other signs to watch for and when to call 911. Someone’s life could depend on it. Even your own.

What to do next

Talk with your doctor about your risk for a heart attack. Not sure what to ask? Take this handy checklist to your next appointment. 

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