Treating Severe Heart Failure
Severe heart failure may be treated with inotropic therapy. Learn more from WebMD about this treatment.
Heart Disease Medication Tips
WebMD offers heart disease medication tips for patients and caregivers.
Symptoms of High Blood Pressure
Symptoms of hypertension (high blood pressure) are usually silent. WebMD tells you more.
Diagnosing Heart Disease With Cardiac Computed Tomography (CT)
Learn more from WebMD about high-tech tests for heart disease, including CT scans, PET scans, total body CT scans, calcium-score screening, and coronary CT angiography.
Diet and Heart Failure
For people with heart failure, following a healthy diet is important. WebMD offers these tips.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Automated External Defribrillators
Heart disease is the number 1 killer in the United States. Every day, more than 2600 Americans die from cardiovascular disease, which amounts to 1 death every 33 seconds.
Heart Failure and Biventricular Pacemakers
WebMD explains when and how a biventricular pacemaker is used as a treatment for heart failure.
Ventricular Septal Defect
Ventricular septal defect is the most common congenital heart condition. Learn more about its symptoms and treatment.
Tetralogy of Fallot
Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart defect, can be mild or life-threatening. Learn about the symptoms and treatment of this condition.