Heart Attack Risk Factors
Acute Coronary Syndrome (ACS) Risk Factors
Older age (older than 45 for men and older than 55 for women)
Lack of Physical activity
Family history of chest pain, heart disease, or stroke.
(If you feel you are having signs and symptoms of ACS, you should speak with your doctor.)
To take our Heart Disease Risk Assessment, please click here.)
Early Heart Attack Care (EHAC)
It is important to realize that heart attacks have beginnings that may include chest discomfort, shortness of breath, shoulder and/or arm pain, and weakness. These symptoms may occur hours or weeks before the actual heart attack. If you or someone you know is experiencing signs and symptoms of heart attack, it is important to call 9-1-1 or activate Emergency Medical Services.