Pain Feels Like Needles Poking Hearth Can Bearly Breath

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Asked by james

Pain Feels Like Needles Poking Hearth Can Bearly Breath

my girlfriend is having random burst of pain where it feels like needles poking her heart and when this occurs she can bearly breath i want to know if this is serious and she needs to go this checked out asap or is it not a big deal

Answer

Hi James,

When you are dealing with chest pain, I always recommend consulting your physician versus taking the "wait and see" approach. You may be interested in reviewing the following two posts:

What are the Symptoms of Heart Attack in Women?
The Signs and Symptoms of Heart Attack and Stroke - Re-Visited

All the best,

Lisa Nelson RD

Be Heart Healthy and Lose Weight

Answered by Lisa Nelson, RD, LN