• Ethel Griffin Ethel Griffin
    December 29, 2011
    Why do I have chest pains around my left breast
    Ethel Griffin Ethel Griffin
    December 29, 2011

    I have pain in my chest up under my left breast.  I haven't eaten anything other than a bowl of cereal this morning. It's a sharp pain that comes and goes, but if I hold my breast up it seems to stop the pain.

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  • Karen McPartland, RD
    Health Guide
    December 29, 2011
    Karen McPartland, RD
    Health Guide
    December 29, 2011
    Hi Ethel Griffen, Chest pain can be caused by many different things, some minor and some serious. So it is always best to get chest pain evaluated by your physician. You should read about heart attack symptoms to familiarize yourself with signs of something serious: http://www.healthcentral.com/heart-disease/patient-guide-44510-6.html Best Regards, Karen McPartland, RD

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