Plant-Based Diet for Heart Health
WebMD looks at the heart-healthy benefits of plant-based diets.
Picture of the Aorta
WebMD's Aorta Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the aorta. Learn about its function and location as well as conditions that affect the aorta.
Mitral Valve Prolapse
WebMD provides information about the causes, symptoms, and treatments for mitral valve prolapse.
High Blood Pressure and Beta-Blockers
Beta-blockers are drugs used to treat hypertension. Learn more from WebMD about how they work and their side effects.
High Blood Pressure and Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs)
Learn more from WebMD about angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs), blood pressure medication that allows blood to flow more easily through your body.
Causes of Secondary Hypertension
High blood pressure might be the result of a secondary condition, such as sleep apnea, kidney problems, or even pregnancy. Learn more from WebMD about the causes and treatment of secondary hypertension.
High Blood Pressure and Stroke
Learn more from WebMD about the connection between high blood pressure and stroke.
Combination Treatment for Hypertension
WebMD explains combination treatment for hypertension, often used if high blood pressure is out of control.
High Blood Pressure and Hypertensive Crisis
A spike in blood pressure could leave to hypertensive urgency or a hypertensive emergency - and organ damage. Learn more from WebMD about symptoms and treatment.
High Blood Pressure and ACE Inhibitors
Learn more from WebMD about the use of ACE inhibitors for high blood pressure.