In Germany, cardiovascular diseases are responsible for more than one third of all deaths. The sooner coronary heart disease (CHD) is detected, the better negative consequences such as heart attacks (med. myocardial infarction) can be avoided. Especially in women, coronary heart disease or myocardial infarction is detected very late. This is because the CHD symptoms in women are often less clear than in men. Learn here how you can better recognize heart attack symptoms or CHD symptoms in women and thus do something against coronary heart disease.