Diet and Heart Failure
For people with heart failure, following a healthy diet is important. WebMD offers these tips.
9 Tips for a Heart-Healthy Diet
A key to preventing or slowing heart disease is eating a heart-healthy diet full of lean protein, fruits, vegetables, and whole grains.
Heart Failure and a Low-Salt Diet
Read about the benefits of a low-salt diet for people with heart failure, including tips for cooking and dining out.
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
Automated External Defribrillators
Heart disease is the number 1 killer in the United States. Every day, more than 2600 Americans die from cardiovascular disease, which amounts to 1 death every 33 seconds.
Heart Failure and Biventricular Pacemakers
WebMD explains when and how a biventricular pacemaker is used as a treatment for heart failure.
Tests for High Blood Pressure
If you measure for high blood pressure, your health care provider may order other tests to check for organ damage.
Ventricular Septal Defect
Ventricular septal defect is the most common congenital heart condition. Learn more about its symptoms and treatment.
Tetralogy of Fallot
Tetralogy of Fallot, a congenital heart defect, can be mild or life-threatening. Learn about the symptoms and treatment of this condition.
Health Risks Linked to Obesity
Being overweight or obese puts you at risk for many serious health conditions, including diabetes, sleep apnea, and even cancer. Learn more from WebMD about diseases you can prevent by losing weight.