High Cholesterol in Children
Learn about the causes and treatments of high cholesterol in children.
Cholesterol, Blood Pressure, and Heart Disease Resources
Here are some helpful resources for information about cholesterol, blood pressure, and other heart disease topics.
Heart Failure and the BNP Blood Test
WebMD explains how a BNP blood test is used to detect heart failure and monitor your progress with treatment.
Heart Failure and Stress Management
WebMD offers tips for heart patients on managing everyday stress.
Atherosclerosis and High Blood Pressure
High blood pressure is a major cause of atherosclerosis, the artery-clogging process that leads to heart attacks and strokes. Find out more.
Your Heart Rate
WebMD explains how to monitor your heart rate and stay within your target heart rate zone during exercise.
Know Your Blood Pressure Numbers
WebMD explains what diastolic and systolic blood pressure numbers mean and why it’s important to keep track of them.
High Blood Pressure and Drug Safety
Some common medicines can raise blood pressure. Which should you avoid when you have high blood pressure?
Heart Failure Treatment With Potassium and Magnesium Supplements
Read about potassium or magnesium supplements and how they're used to treat heart failure.
Answers to frequently asked questions about high triglycerides.