After a Heart Attack
WebMD explains what to do and what not to do after a heart attack. Get tips on lifestyle changes, diet, exercise, and medications.
What Is Metabolic Syndrome?
Metabolic syndrome is a collection of symptoms that can lead to diabetes and heart disease. Learn more from WebMD about the risk factors for this increasingly common condition.
Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Disease
Information on atrial fibrillation and abnormal heartbeat, including the causes, symptoms, and treatments.
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 Calcium Channel Blockers
Calcium channel blockers are drugs used to lower blood pressure. Learn more from WebMD about how they work and their side effects.
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.