Are You at Risk for Metabolic Syndrome
WebMD explains the risk factors for metabolic syndrome.
Heart Disease and Heart Attacks
Learn what happens during a heart attack, including information about symptoms and treatment.
Heart Failure and Blood Vessel Dilators
Information on blood vessel dilators, also called vasodilators, and how the drugs can help treat heart failure.
Heart Failure Exercise Log
An exercise log for people with heart failure. Check with your doctor before beginning an exercise program.
Heart Failure and the Echocardiogram
Learn more about echocardiograms and how they're used in the diagnosis of 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.
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.
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 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.
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.