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Heart Disease and Exercise

Warning About Exercise and Heart Disease

Stop exercising and rest if you have any of the following symptoms:

  • Chest pain
  • Weakness
  • Dizziness or lightheadedness
  • Unexplained weight gain or swelling (call your doctor right away)
  • Pressure or pain in your chest, neck, arm, jaw, or shoulder or any other symptoms that cause concern

Call your doctor if these symptoms do not go away.

 

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Reviewed by James Beckerman, MD, FACC on October 29, 2013

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