Aspirus Heart & Vascular

Signs of Disease

It is important for women to know the signs and symptoms of heart disease that they may experience. These are often not the same as that man with heart disease experiences. Women are more likely to die following a heart attack than men. If you are experienceing symptoms of a heart attack, dial 911 immediately!

Heart Disease Signs & Symptoms

Click on the conditions below to learn more about the signs and symptoms unique to women:

Heart Attack
Coronary Heart Disease (CHD)
Heart Failure
The Women's Heart Health information on the Aspirus Heart & Vascular Institute website is supported by a donation of funds raised at the 2010 Aspirus Women's Health Golf Outing.