5 Misconceptions About High Blood Pressure
There are many misconceptions about high blood pressure and its treatment. WebMD explains five of the most common myths.
Renal Artery Stenosis
WebMD explains the causes, symptoms, and treatments of renal artery stenosis.
Abnormal Heart Rhythms and Pacemakers
WebMD explains how a pacemaker can be used to help control abnormal heart rhythms.
Astragalus Root: Heart Benefits and Side Effects
WebMD looks at the herb astragalus root and whether or not it offers any specific heart benefits.
Are You at Risk for Metabolic Syndrome
WebMD explains the risk factors for metabolic syndrome.
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 Failure and the Echocardiogram
Learn more about echocardiograms and how they're used in the diagnosis of heart failure.
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 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.
Heart Disease and Heart Attacks
Learn what happens during a heart attack, including information about symptoms and treatment.