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November 4th, 2003
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Women and heart attacks
Seen in nikkinewsnet:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/health/3237647.stm

Apparently, the warning signs of heart attacks in women are different from those in men. These warning signs, which can occur for up to a month before the heart attack, include fatigue and disturbed sleep. It's a short article, definitely worth a read.

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From:magid
Date:November 4th, 2003 07:18 am (UTC)
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Excessive fatigue and disturbed sleep were the most common symptoms.

Oh, great. This is so easily distinguished from about a zillion other problems, like new-mother syndrome, or depression, or....
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From:queue
Date:November 4th, 2003 07:42 am (UTC)
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I guess that the practical part of this is that, if you do start feeling suddenly and severly fatigued for no particular reason, you should probably go to a doctor.
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