Frequently Asked Questions About Heart Disease
WebMD answers questions about the basics of coronary heart disease.
Keeping a Cholesterol Diary
If you have high cholesterol, keep a diary to track your progress toward healthy cholesterol levels.
Heart and Cardiovascular Diseases
WebMD explains the different types of heart disease.
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.
Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD) for Heart Failure
WebMD looks at how a left ventricular assist device -- also called a LVAD -- can help a heart weakened by heart failure.
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.
Heart Disease and Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
Learn more from WebMD about hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, thickening of the heart muscle, including symptoms, diagnosis, and treatment.
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 Failure Treatment by Stage
WebMD explains the Stages of Heart Failure, including symptoms and treatments.
Heart Failure Treatment With Potassium and Magnesium Supplements
Read about potassium or magnesium supplements and how they're used to treat heart failure.