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.
What is Peripheral Artery Disease of the Legs?
Peripheral artery disease narrows arteries in the legs, limiting blood flow. Are you one of the 8 million Americans affected by PAD?
What Are Heart Murmurs?
WebMD explores the possible causes of heart murmurs, as well as treatment options and prevention.
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.
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.
Heart Disease and Medication Safety
If you have heart disease, beware of some common medicines that can make your blood pressure and heart rate rise. WebMD explains.
Medical Emergency: Learn to Spot Stroke, Angina, and Heart Attack Symptoms
Recognizing the symptoms of heart attacks and strokes is key in saving lives and reducing disability. WebMD explains what to look for and how to respond.