I am a 17 year old, 270 pounds 6'0 male. I'm not very physically active, but I've had no real problems before concerning my weight. Tonight I woke up with a pain in the left side of my under chin/jaw and mild cramps (felt more like a compression) in my chest. I've had no other real symptoms since. Could this have been a minor heart attack? No other parts of my body ache and I am restless from the pain in my jaw, although I am extremely tired. Please help me out in getting an opinion on this. Thanks.View Thread
Thanks for the information. I had read that article, among many others since I was restless. After taking some ibuprofen the pain in my jaw subsided and I felt a lot better. My mother examined my heart beat and it sounds and is beating at my normal testing rate. I think it could have just been an average cramp mixed with stress. I have had chest spasm before and that could have contributed to the compressed feeling that I was feeling. I don't plan to seek medical attention, but I most likely will if the symptoms ever return. Thanks for the concern.View Thread
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