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Chest Pain, Stroke and Heart Failure Network

Listen To Your Heart

It's important for you and your loved ones to know the signs of a heart attack, stroke, or heart failure so you can seek care when the time comes.

Know The Signs

Heart Attack

  • Chest pain or discomfort
  • Discomfort in other areas of your upper body
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Possible cold sweats, nausea, or lightheadedness


  • Face Drooping or Numbness
  • Arm Weakness or Numbness
  • Speech Difficulty

Heart Failure

  • Shortness of Breath
  • Chronic Cough or Wheezing
  • Buildup of Fluid
  • Fatigue or Lightheadedness
  • Nausea or Lack of Appetite
  • Confusion or Impaired Thinking
  • High Heart Rate

If you are showing signs of chest pain, stroke, or heart failure, call 9-1-1.

The Emergency Medical Services, Air Medical, and state-of-the-art facilities at Saint Thomas Health provide the fastest response time for your heart failure or stroke.