Treatment for Heart Valve Disease
Learn more about how diseased heart valves are repaired or replaced.
Heart Disease and Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
WebMD explains how a rare condition called restrictive cardiomyopathy affects the heart and how it can be treated.
What Is Vascular Disease?
From problems with arteries, veins, and lymph vessels to disorders that affect blood flow, here's what can happen to the tubes that carry fluid in your body.
Heart Disease and Dilated Cardiomyopathy
WebMD explains dilated cardiomyopathy, a condition in which the heart's ability to pump blood is decreased.
Heart Disease and Pericardiocentesis
WebMD explains pericardiocentesis, a procedure that removes fluid from around the heart.
Heart Disease and the Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)
WebMD explains how a left ventricular assist device (LVAD) is used to treat heart disease.
Heart Disease and Diuretics
WebMD explains use of diuretics -- or water pills -- in treating heart disease.
Heart Disease and Sudden Cardiac Death
WebMD explains the difference between sudden cardiac arrest and a heart attack.
Why Are My Lungs Congested?
Find out some of the reasons your chest may feel heavy or tight, including heart failure, pneumonia, COPD, and asthma.
What Is Renal Hypertension?
WebMD provides information on renal hypertension, including symptoms, causes, and treatments.