Heart Health for Women

Heart Attack Symptoms in Women

According to the American Heart Association, several warning signs are more common in women than men. These include stomach pain, abdominal pain or indigestion; nausea or dizziness; shortness of breath and difficulty breathing; unexplained anxiety, weakness or fatigue; and palpitations, cold sweats or paleness.
 

Preventing Heart Disease

Because prevention is the best medicine, SwedishAmerican offers Heart Healthy Screenings for Women, which allow women to determine their risk for heart disease and take preventative steps.

These screenings include:

  • Complete Cholesterol Screen
  • Percentage of Body Fat
  • Cardiac Risk Screening
  • Blood Pressure
  • Glucose Test

Learn more by calling or emailing:

779-696-7676
womenshealth@swedishamerican.org