Heart Disease Treatment With Angioplasty and Stents
Angioplasty and stents are commonly used to treat heart disease today. Learn more about them.
Heart Disease and the Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)
A left ventricular assist device (LVAD) can be used to treat heart disease. Find out how it works.
After a Heart Attack
WebMD explains what to do and what not to do after a heart attack. Get tips on lifestyle changes, diet, exercise, and medications.
An Overview of High Blood Pressure Treatment
Treatment overview for high blood pressure, including lifestyle changes, drugs, and follow-ups with your doctor.
What Is Metabolic Syndrome?
Metabolic syndrome is a collection of symptoms that can lead to diabetes and heart disease. Learn more from WebMD about the risk factors for this increasingly common condition.
Atrial Fibrillation and Heart Disease
Information on atrial fibrillation and abnormal heartbeat, including the causes, symptoms, and treatments.
Picture of the Aorta
WebMD's Aorta Anatomy Page provides a detailed image and definition of the aorta. Learn about its function and location as well as conditions that affect the aorta.
Mitral Valve Prolapse
WebMD provides information about the causes, symptoms, and treatments for mitral valve prolapse.
High Blood Pressure and Beta-Blockers
Beta-blockers are drugs used to treat hypertension. Learn more from WebMD about how they work and their side effects.
Combination Treatment for Hypertension
WebMD explains combination treatment for hypertension, often used if high blood pressure is out of control.