WebMD explains edema, swelling that can be caused by a number of medical conditions, including the types of edema, causes, symptoms, and treatments.
A Glossary of Heart Failure Terms
Become informed of important heart failure terminology.
Smoking and Heart Disease
Smoking is a major cause of heart disease. WebMD tells you why and how to quit cigarettes for good.
Living With Heart Failure
WebMD gives your tips for living with heart failure and the lifestyle changes that go with it.
Heart Failure Resources
A list of resources for heart failure.
Milk Thistle: Benefits and Side Effects
WebMD examines the use of milk thistle to lower cholesterol, treat liver problems, and benefit diabetes. Does it work?
Heart and High Blood Pressure Resources
Helpful resources about high blood pressure and the heart.
Heart Failure and Blood Vessel Dilators
Information on blood vessel dilators, also called vasodilators, and how the drugs can help treat heart failure.
HDL Cholesterol: The Good Cholesterol
WebMD looks at HDL cholesterol, or "good" cholesterol, and how it works to reduce your risk of heart disease.
Eating Meat When You Have High Cholesterol
Can you eat meat if you have high cholesterol? Find out what should and should not be a part of your diet.