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Cardiac Arrest vs. Heart Attack vs. Heart Failure: 12 Key Differences

You’ll often hear the terms heart attack and cardiac arrest used interchangeably, but in reality they aren’t the same thing. ...

12 Causes of Congestive Heart Failure

Heart failure refers to a condition in which the heart cannot pump enough blood to meet the body’s metabolic needs. ...

New Drug Could Reduce Heart Failure Deaths by 20%

The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved a new heart failure drug that could save thousands–even millions–of ...

Depression in Heart Failure Patients Could Increase Risk of Death

A new study reveals that depression may increase the risk of death among heart failure patients. ...

Types and Symptoms of Common Heart Problems

The heart is obviously an essential organ, and it’s quite resilient – consider the average heart beats about 3-billion times ...

Heart Attack Symptoms: How They Differ for Men and Women

You’d be hard pressed to find a more serious health problem than heart disease. ...

Facts All Men Should Know About Heart Disease

Heart disease is admittedly not a fun dinnertime topic, but it’s a serious issue that men (and women) should be ...

Heart Palpitation: Common Reasons for Your Abnormal Heartbeat

Heart palpitations occur when the heart beat increases—it may noting a flutter, skipped beat, or heart rate that’s abnormally hard ...

15 Strange Indicators of Heart Disease in Your Future

The Centers for Disease Control considers cardiovascular disease the “leading killer of Americans. ...

Heart Attack Signs & Symptoms: How to Know if You’re Having a Heart Attack

Heart disease is the number one killer of both men and women in America—with approximately 460,000 related deaths due to ...

The Warning Signs & Symptoms of Kidney Failure

Many people live with chronic kidney disease, and on the verge of kidney failure, without even realizing there is an ...

13 Hard-To-Recognize Heart Attack Symptoms

When we see a heart attack depicted in films, it’s usually a very obvious pain in the chest that has ...

12 Unique Risk Factors for Heart Disease and Stroke in Women

Heart disease is actually the leading cause of death for women (and men) in the U.S., according to the Mayo ...

Take These Lifestyle Tips for Atrial Fibrillation to Heart

Many people suffer from atrial fribrillation (commonly referred to as just AFib), but what is it? The Mayo Clinic explains ...

21 Fascinating Things About the Heart

How often do you think about your heart? I’m not asking about much you love your spouse, your kids, or your ...