02/22/2012 09:53 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

ABC's Diane Sawyer: Women's Heart Attacks Misunderstood, American Heart Month Day 22

American Heart Month: Day 22. ABC's World News Tonight anchor Diane Sawyer spotlights the misunderstood symptoms of women's heart attacks and how young women can be overlooked, featuring segments of the satiric video made by actress and director Elizabeth Banks: Just a Little Heart Attack. Dr. Richard Besser explains.

Heart attack survivors, please click on this link and take the Yale Heart Study. If you haven't had a heart attack, click and forward to someone you love who has had a heart attack. Thank you.

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Disclosure: Suzanne O'Malley is a Senior Research Associate for the non-profit NIH-funded Yale Heart Study, application period is now open for her creative and screenwriting classes this summer at Yale Writers' Conference & Yale Summer Film Institute.

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