Heart Attacks in Women: Different Symptoms, Different Outcomes

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Heart Attacks in Women: Different Symptoms, Different Outcomes

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A new study suggests that more work is needed to help women and their doctors recognize heart attack symptoms, since women are less likely than men to show up at the hospital with chest pain.

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Tags: Heart, Heart Disease, Heart Attack, Thrombotic Event, Healthy Living, Women's Health, Nursing

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