The Dangers of Heart Disease

News

Heart disease claims the lives of one in three women –
That’s one woman every 80 seconds. 
February is heart health awareness month, and we want to make sure you stay healthy and safe from heart attacks.

Dr. Sean Russell is a cardiovascular surgeon with Sanford health, and says it’s crucial to be aware of common symptoms of heart disease.
These symptoms include chest pain. shortness of breath, and pain in your neck, jaw, or throat.
He said many patients with heart disease also experience pressure they describe as feeling like an elephant is sitting on their chest.
Dr. Russell says the biggest issues arise when patients are in denial of these symptoms.
 

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Latest Stories

More Local News

Recent Videos

WDA Swimming

Class B Volleyball

WDA Soccer

WDA Football

Robert One Minute 9-26

XWA Passes

Teens on the road to recovery

Art showcase

Friday Night Football Frenzy 9-25 1

Friday Night Football Frenzy 9-25 2

SVUW Donation Drive

Dickinson Backpacks

90 Years Old & 20 Years at Dickinson CVB

Friday, September 25th, 2020 - KX Storm Team Evening Forecast - Dave Holder

Art Gallery

Airport Upgrades

New Food Truck

Free Masks

Talking about Suicide

More Video

KX News Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss