(anticipatory music) – 30 years ago or more, when I was in medical school, the teaching was that women didn’t have coronary disease ’till after menopause. In reality what was happening is that they didn’t recognize coronary disease because the classic symptom for a man is the elephant on the chest, crushing chest pain, pain that begins with exercise or […]
Heart attacks in women and men can differ. The classic Hollywood heart attack is what men most commonly experience chest pressure or chest pain. Women as equally common, are going to have shortness of breath stomach upset even cold sweats or overwhelming fatigue.