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Friday, October 10, 2008 nikkipoo, Community Member, asks

Q: My chest is feeling tight and like someone is setting on it. I just want to go to sleep.

I am a 47 year old female and over 100lbs over weight. I just don't feel right and my chest has been getting tight at times for a month or so. Tonight it has been feeling real tight and I feel like someone is sitting on it. I am really tired and just want to go to sleep. what do you think.

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doc499, Community Member
10/10/08 11:36pm
Hi nikkipoo, This is a very dangerous symptom and should never be ignored!!! Get to an Emergency room and have an examination right now!! This is a classic sign of a heart attack!! Best to safe and alive! Reply
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