Astragalus Root: Heart Benefits and Side Effects
WebMD looks at the herb astragalus root and whether or not it offers any specific heart benefits.
Heart Disease and Heart Attacks
Learn what happens during a heart attack, including information about symptoms and treatment.
Caregiving After Surgery for Heart Failure
If you are caring for someone with heart failure who has had heart surgery, these tips may help them recover and heal.
Heart Disease Symptoms
Learn about the various symptoms of heart disease, such as chest pain, shortness of breath, and fatigue.
Heart Disease and Antiplatelet Drugs
WebMD examines antiplatelet drugs, a group of powerful medications that prevent the formation of blood clots. Learn more about antiplatelet drugs and 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.
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.
What Women Should Know About High Triglycerides
WebMD explains factors that raise triglyceride (blood fat) levels and how to control them.
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 High Triglycerides Can Do to You
WebMD describes the health hazards of having high triglyceride levels.