Most men would rather tough it out than make an appointment at the doctors, however early detection can assist in treatment of many medical conditions. Here are five symptoms that can signal an underlying illness and deserve a trip to your doctor.
- Chest pain
Chest pain can be scary as your first thought is often ‘heart attack’. While this isn’t always the case, it’s important to have any chest pain checked out by a doctor straight away, just in case. There are a number of important conditions to be considered such as:
a blood clot
a lung condition such as pneumonia
a digestive problem such as acid reflux or a stomach ulcer.
All of these conditions need a doctor’s attention. Read more