The Long QT Syndrome is a rare heart disease that is ususally genetically inherted. The heart problem symptoms are unusual; fainting, seizures and sudden death. Diagnosis are explained.
Air pollution has been shown to increase the chance of heart attacks and strokes. Everyone is at risk, but especially people who already have circulatory problems.
Coronary heart disease in women typically has different symptoms than those in men. Rather than the elephant on the chest, a woman may excperience no chest pain, but may have indigestion or other pain
Heart transplants began in 1967 and the technology for this surgery and the care afterwards has improved. There are risks after the transplant and they are discussed. A donor heart is typically received from a person who is brain dead, but recently a transplant was done with a heart from a deceased
This article is about how to keep track of medications and the story of my heart attacks. Women and heart disease.
Splinter fingernails are those with a vertical brown mark (like a splinter) which has been caused by a blow or other trauma. More seriously they can be an indication of endocarditis disease.
What are the symptoms of Sinus Arrhythmia? and how it can be diagnosed? what are the common causes for heart arrhythmias?
I am writing this series which I’ve titled “Close to My Heart”, in honor of my mother and father and in memory of my grandparents. All of them have a heart condition that changed their life and mine, both positively and negatively, and I want others to know about these conditions.
Heart disease is one of the most serious health problems of our times. How can you reduce your risk? Just eat!
Recovering from a heart attack and the effects of heart disease can be hard. Here you will find some tips and understanding of what to expect during your recovery.