If you are lucky, you will never have to visit an emergency room. However, roughly 300,000 Americans are treated in emergency rooms every day, so it is important to be prepared should you need emergency care in Houston. Educating yourself on the signs that you need to visit an emergency room could save your life or the life of someone you love. It’s best not to ignore any sudden or severe pains, as they could be a sign of something very serious. Both heart attacks and strokes can cause permanent damage within a matter of minutes, and you may not be aware of all of the symptoms. For example, did you know that dizziness and fatigue can be symptoms of a heart attack? Learn more about when you need emergency care by viewing our infographic. Please share with your friends and family—you just might help save a life.