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What to Eat When You Have Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy (HCM)

A heart-healthy eating pattern may benefit people with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Following a heart-healthy diet is important if you have...

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3 Best Exercises for Heart Health

Regular exercise improves heart health by lowering blood pressure and strengthening the muscles of the heart. Learn how to exercise your way to a...

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Living With Heart Disease

Simple lifestyle changes can make a big difference in managing heart disease. Discover advice for coping with challenges you and your loved ones may...

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How Aerobic Exercise Fights Stiff Heart

Learn how regular aerobic exercise can decrease heart stiffness and improve diastolic dysfunction and quality of life. Recent evidence strongly...

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Remedies for Peripheral Artery Disease

Find out about natural remedies for peripheral artery disease that may help this condition, including vitamin D and ginkgo biloba. Peripheral artery...

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Living With a Pacemaker

Except for taking a few simple precautions, living with a pacemaker should be very much like living without a pacemaker. A pacemaker is a small...

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5 Cold Weather Precautions for People With Heart Disease

From the stress of shoveling snow to the risk of contracting the flu or hypothermia, cold weather can be very dangerous for people with heart...

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Natural Therapies for Atherosclerosis

A number of natural approaches may help fight atherosclerosis and stave off heart disease, the number-one cause of death in the U.S. Atherosclerosis...

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Taking Lipitor or Zocor With Grapefruit Juice

Learn how statins such as Lipitor, Zocor, and Mevacor interact with grapefruit juice and why you should avoid drinking it while taking statins. Yes,...

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Can You Drink Alcohol While Taking Lipitor and Other Statins?

Learn if you can drink alcohol while taking Lipitor (atorvastatin) and other statin medications, and how these drugs affect people with cirrhosis....

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Coping With Heart Disease

Living well with heart disease means learning everything you can about your heart problem and taking the actions that will improve your outcome. Over...

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Antidepressant Use Among People With Heart Disease

In people with heart disease, depression can lead to further problems like stroke and heart attack. Here we look at antidepressant medications. In...

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Guidelines for Flying With Heart Disease

Having heart disease usually doesn't mean you have to give up traveling by air. Here are guidelines to safely fly with heart disease. If you have...

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Is Viagra (Sildenafil) Safe for Men With Heart Disease?

Most men who have heart disease are able to safely take the erectile dysfunction medication Viagra, even though it can lower blood pressure. Viagra...

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