Swap Foods to Get a Healthy Heart and Waistline
Find out what foods to eat to keep your weight down and your heart healthy.
8 Tips to Lower Risk of a Heart Attack or Stroke
Find out how exercise, diet, and medicine can help cut your chances of a heart attack or stroke.
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.
High Blood Pressure and ACE Inhibitors
Learn more from WebMD about the use of ACE inhibitors for high blood pressure.
Combination Treatment for Hypertension
WebMD explains combination treatment for hypertension, often used if high blood pressure is out of control.
Heart Disease and Nitrates
Learn more from WebMD about vasodilators, a type of medication used to treat angina and chest pain.
Heart Disease and Lowering Cholesterol
Learn more from WebMD about "good" and "bad" cholesterol, and how they affect your risk of developing heart disease.
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.
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.