Jake is at football training. One of his team-mates notices their coach doesn’t look well. They realise he is having a heart attack.
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What are the signs to look for if you think someone is having a heart attack?
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The person may have persistent, vice-like chest pain. The pain may spread to their arms, neck, jaw, back or stomach.
Call 999 immediately and ensure they are sitting comfortably (for example, sit them on the floor, leaning against a wall or chair).
Give constant reassurance while waiting for help to arrive.