Results for 'heart disease'
Understanding Heart Valve Problems and Causes
Many heart valve problems can be identified by the presence of a murmur. This can indicate valve problems such as stenosis, regurgitation, prolapse and atresia.
Four Weeks of Heart-Healthy Tips
The American Heart Association offers four weeks of healthy living tips designed for you and the whole family to be heart healthy.
Owning a Pet May Protect You from Heart Disease
The American Heart Association explains owning a pet may protect you from heart disease.
Meditation and Heart Health
The American Heart Association explains that meditation could help you lower your risks of cardiovascular disease.
Why Diabetes Matters
The American Heart Association explains how Diabetes can affect many major organs in your body, which can lead many serious complications when left untreated including cardiovascular disease, CVD, or heart disease, including peripheral artery disease, PAD, and stroke, Renal (kidney) disease, Unhealthy cholesterol levels, Metabolic syndrome, Blindness, Nerve disease and Limb amputations.
Risks for Heart Valve Problems
Learn who is at risk of having heart valve problems, or valvular heart disease.
Air Pollution and Heart Disease, Stroke
The American Heart Association explains what effect pollution has on heart disease patients?
The American Heart Association explains chest pain, unstable angina, the risks and treatment of unstable angina.
Problem: Tricuspid Valve Regurgitation
Tricuspid regurgitation is leakage of blood backwards through the tricuspid valve each time the right ventricle contracts. Learn about ongoing care of this condition.
Coronary Artery Disease - Coronary Heart Disease
What is coronary heart disease? What is coronary artery disease? The American Heart Association explains the sometimes confusing terms CAD and CHD, the causes of CAD, risk factors for coronary artery disease, and how to prevent coronary artery disease or CAD.