Heart attack symptoms you should never ignore
Half of those who suffer a heart attack die before they make it to hospital.
Bupa’s National Medical Director Dr Rob Grenfell explains the vital signs that you need urgent medical help.
- Sudden pain on the left side of your chest, down your left arm and side of the neck.
- Pain that comes on during exercise then eases off when you’re resting.
- Sudden onset pain or new pain in your shoulders, neck, back, jaw or arm.
- Persistent chest pain.