Harvard Heart Letter

Don't delay if heart failure symptoms worsen

Paying attention to changes in your body can help prevent a recurrence of heart failure. Many people ignore these early warning signs. One thing that keeps many people from calling for help is that they don't recognize their symptoms as being related to their heart failure. If you have heart failure, call your doctor if you notice any of these signs:
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