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Heart Health

Taking care of your heart is key to good health. Find strategies to prevent heart disease and keep this vital organ in tip-top shape through the years.
Heart within the Chest
Left Atrial Enlargement: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment
Woman learning how to do CPR
Ventricular Fibrillation: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment
Senior woman holding chest
Aortic Aneurysm: Symptoms and Complications
Sick mid adult man having his chest examined by ultrasound technology.
How Aortic Aneurysms Are Diagnosed
doctor and patient
Understanding Mitral Valve Prolapse
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Patent Foramen Ovale: What You Should Know
Aortic aneurysm, illustration
Aortic Aneurysm: Causes and Risk Factors
How Should Your Doctor Evaluate Dyspnea?
A man talking to his doctor about his heart pain
Dressler's Syndrome Heart Muscle Injury Overview
Male stroke patient with his wife
Heart Problems That Go Hand in Hand With Strokes
A man shows signs of a heart attack.
Cholesterol, Heart Disease, and African Americans
Female doctor checking patient's neck
How Cocaine Affects the Cardiovascular System
Surgeon talking to patient recovering from surgery
How Aortic Aneurysms Are Treated
male hospital patient sitting on edge of bed
What You Should Know About Thromboembolism
Blood Clot
Embolus and Your Bloodstream
SPECT Scanner.
SPECT Scan: Uses, Side Effects, Procedure, Results
The cardiovascular system
How Blood Flows Through the Heart and Lungs
Stethoscope Checking Heart Beat
Heart Murmurs: Symptoms, Causes, Diagnosis, and Treatment
Blister pack of amoxicillin
Prophylaxis for Bacterial Endocarditis
Aortic aneurysm, illustration
Aortic Aneurysm: Overview and More
Ventricular Septal Defect
What Are Ventricular Septal Defects?
Sarcoma cells
Heart Cancer: Understanding Cardiac Tumors
Young couple running - Fitness and exercising in Dubai
Prevention of Aortic Aneurysms
Apple and cupcake on contrasting faces
Low-Fat Diet: Pros, Cons, and How It Works
Heart rate monitor, patient and doctors in background in intensive care unit
The "Bubble Study" for Patent Foramen Ovale
Female doctor discussing with a patient
Understanding Heart Disease in Women
Human heart and valves
The Heart's Chambers and Valves
Heart disease is the leading cause of morbidity.
Heart Disease: Signs, Symptoms, and Complications
Illustration of man and woman showing the location of their hearts
Heart Disease: Men vs. Women
Baby cardiologist
Congenital Heart Disease: Overview and More
woman recovering from heart bypass surgery
Heart Bypass Surgery: Recovery
Arriving at hospital for heart bypass surgery
Heart Bypass Surgery: How to Prepare
heart bypass surgery long term care
Heart Bypass Surgery: Long-Term Care
Atrial fibrillation
Atrial Fibrillation (AFib): Overview and More
baby being examined by doctor
Tetralogy of Fallot
Illustration of male kidneys and heart
Examining the Link Between Heart and Kidney Disease