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Can you be too fit for a heart attack?

What you probably don’t know about heart attacks can kill you. Working out every day and eating healthy doesn’t mean you’re immune to the leading killer of men and women in the United States. Alex Small started his 37th birthday last September the same as any other day. “I wake up at 4:30 or 5:30 in the morning, and go work out. Work out for about an hour, come home, eat breakfast, shower and go to work.” That morning, after having breakfast with his wife and two children, Small started to feel a burning sensation and discomfort in his chest, the most common heart attack symptom for men and women.