Arginine: Heart Benefits and Side Effects
WebMD examines the use of arginine (L-arginine) to improve heart health. Find out where it comes from, if supplementation works, and its possible side effects.
How Do You Treat Metabolic Syndrome?
Treating metabolic syndrome may take a multipronged approach, including lifestyle changes and, in some cases, drugs.
Risk Factors for Heart Disease
WebMD explains the risk factors for heart disease, the leading cause of death in the U.S.
5 Misconceptions About High Blood Pressure
There are many misconceptions about high blood pressure and its treatment. WebMD explains five of the most common myths.
5 Tips on Reducing Salt Intake
Cut down the salt in your diet with these tips.
Milk Thistle: Benefits and Side Effects
WebMD explains the uses and benefits of milk thistle.
Smoking and Heart Disease
Smoking is a major risk factor for heart disease and heart attacks. WebMD provides tips for quitting cigarettes.
How Can You Prevent Metabolic Syndrome?
There are five ways to prevent metabolic syndrome, including exercise and eating right. Which preventive steps are you following?
WebMD explains edema, swelling that can be caused by a number of medical conditions.
Living With Heart Failure
WebMD gives your tips for living with heart failure and the lifestyle changes that go with it.