How to Handle Heart Emergencies
Sudden cardiac death is responsible for most ''natural deaths'' in the U.S. Learn more from WebMD about what to do if someone near you has a heart emergency.
High Triglycerides: What You Need to Know
Trying to control high cholesterol and high triglycerides? Manage your cholesterol and triglyceride levels with these simple tips.
What Is a Cholesterol Test?
A complete cholesterol test checks your blood to see if your cholesterol and triglycerides are at a healthy level.
Triglycerides and How to Lower Them
WebMD looks at triglyceride levels and how to lower them through medication and lifestyle changes.
High Blood Pressure, Diet, Exercise, and ED
High blood pressure can cause erectile dysfunction. Learn about lifestyle changes that can reverse the damage.
Heart Disease and Stress: What's the Link?
WebMD looks at the connection between stress and heart disease, including ways to lower stress levels.
Red Yeast Rice
Red yeast rice is touted as a cholesterol-reducer. WebMD explains why the FDA banned a few supplements containing its extract and why more research is needed into its health benefits.
Potassium and Your Heart
A diet that includes potassium-rich fruits and vegetables is good for the heart. Learn the role of this mineral in keeping cholesterol, blood pressure, and an abnormal heart rhythm in check.
What Are Heart Murmurs?
WebMD explores the possible causes of heart murmurs, as well as treatment options and prevention.
Alcohol and AFib Risks: Is It Safe to Drink?
Drinking certain kinds of alcohol daily can raise your chances of getting atrial fibrillation (AFib), a heart condition that makes your heart beat really fast.