Skip to content

Heart Disease Health Center

Medical Reference Related to Heart Disease

  1. Heart Disease and Heart Attacks

    Learn what happens during a heart attack, including information about symptoms and treatment.

  2. Heart Disease Glossary of Terms

    A comprehensive glossary of terms related to heart disease.

  3. Heart Disease and Antiplatelet Drugs

    WebMD examines antiplatelet drugs, a group of powerful medications that prevent the formation of blood clots. Learn more about antiplatelet drugs and heart disease.

  4. Heart Failure and the Echocardiogram

    Learn more about echocardiograms and how they're used in the diagnosis of heart failure.

  5. Abnormal Heart Rhythms and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD)

    Abnormal heart rhythms sometimes require the use of an ICD or implantable cardioverter defibrillator. WebMD explains how the device works.

  6. How to Handle Heart Emergencies

    Sudden cardiac death is responsible for most ''natural deaths'' in the U.S. Learn more from WebMD about what to do if someone near you has a heart emergency.

  7. Handling Heart Disease Emergencies

    Sudden cardiac death causes the majority of natural deaths in the U.S. each year. WebMD tells you how to handle heart disease emergencies like sudden cardiac arrest.

  8. Heart Disease and Stress: What's the Link?

    WebMD looks at the connection between stress and heart disease, including ways to lower stress levels.

  9. Alcohol and AFib Risks: Is It Safe to Drink?

    Drinking certain kinds of alcohol daily can raise your chances of getting atrial fibrillation (AFib), a heart condition that makes your heart beat really fast.

  10. When Your Heart Rhythm Isn't Normal

    WebMD explains arrythmias, or abnormal heart rhythms.

Displaying 11 - 20 of 684 Articles << Prev Page 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next >>

Today on WebMD

x-ray of human heart
A visual guide.
atrial fibrillation
Symptoms and causes.
 
heart rate graph
10 things to never do.
heart rate
Get the facts.
 
empty football helmet
Article
red wine
Video
 
eating blueberries
Article
Simple Steps to Lower Cholesterol
Slideshow
 
Inside A Heart Attack
SLIDESHOW
Omega 3 Sources
SLIDESHOW
 
Salt Shockers
SLIDESHOW
lowering blood pressure
SLIDESHOW