Heart Failure and Caregiver Burnout
Are you stressed out from caring for a loved one with heart failure? WebMD tells you how to recognize caregiver burnout and what to do about it.
Are You at Risk for Metabolic Syndrome
WebMD explains the risk factors for metabolic syndrome.
Cholesterol and Alcohol
Learn how alcohol affects cholesterol and whether people with high cholesterol should avoid certain or all types of alcohol.
Heart Disease and Heart Attacks
Learn what happens during a heart attack, including information about symptoms and treatment.
Heart Disease and the Heart CT Scan
WebMD explains how computerized tomography, comonly known as a CT scan, can be used to help diagnose heart disease.
Heart Failure and Beta-Blockers
Beta-blockers are drugs that improve the heart's ability to relax. WebMD looks at how this medication is used to treat heart failure.
Heart Disease and Aortic Aneurysm
WebMD helps you understand an aortic aneurism and how it can threaten your health.
Abnormal Heart Rhythms and Implantable Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICD)
Abnormal heart rhythms sometimes require the use of an ICD or implantable cardioverter defibrillator. WebMD explains how the device works.
When High Triglycerides Run in Your Family
WebMD provides information on familial hypertriglyceridemia, in which people inherit genes that put them at risk for high triglycerides.
What Women Should Know About High Triglycerides
WebMD explains factors that raise triglyceride (blood fat) levels and how to control them.