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Heart and Circulation

  1. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening
  2. Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm: Should I Get a Screening Test?
  3. Acute Coronary Syndrome
  4. Adenosine for Fast Heart Rates
  5. Advance Care Planning: Should I Receive CPR and Life Support?
  6. After a Stroke: Helping Your Family Adjust
  7. Alan's Story: Coping With Change After a Heart Attack
  8. Alcohol and Heart Disease
  9. Alcohol Increases the Risk of Cold Injury
  10. Alcoholic Cardiomyopathy
  11. Aldosterone Receptor Antagonists: Diuretics for Heart Failure
  12. Allen Test
  13. Ambulatory Electrocardiogram
  14. American Heart Association Healthy Diet Guidelines
  15. Anesthesia
  16. Anesthesia: Malignant Hyperthermia Response
  17. Angina
  18. Angina (Holistic)
  19. Angiogram
  20. Angiogram of the Head and Neck
  21. Angiogram of the Lung
  22. Angioplasty for Coronary Artery Disease
  23. Angioplasty for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  24. Angioplasty for Heart Disease
  25. Angioplasty for Peripheral Arterial Disease
  26. Angioplasty for Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Legs
  27. Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs)
  28. Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) for High Blood Pressure
  29. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for Coronary Artery Disease
  30. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  31. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for Heart Failure
  32. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for High Blood Pressure
  33. Ankle-Brachial Index Test
  34. Antiarrhythmic Medicines for Atrial Fibrillation
  35. Antiarrhythmic Medicines for Fast Heart Rates
  36. Antiarrhythmics for Congenital Heart Defects
  37. Anticoagulants for Coronary Artery Disease
  38. Anticoagulants for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  39. Anticoagulants for Heart Valve Disease
  40. Anticoagulants for Pulmonary Embolism
  41. Anticoagulants Other Than Warfarin for Atrial Fibrillation
  42. Anticoagulants: What to Do if You Miss a Dose
  43. Antiplatelet Medicine for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  44. Antiplatelet Medicine for Peripheral Arterial Disease
  45. Antiplatelet Medicines for Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  46. Aortic Aneurysm
  47. Aortic Dissection
  48. Aortic Valve Regurgitation
  49. Aortic Valve Regurgitation: Deciding About Surgery
  50. Aortic Valve Replacement Surgery
  51. Aortic Valve Stenosis
  52. Aortic Valve Stenosis Complications
  53. Aortic Valve Stenosis: Should I Have Surgery?
  54. Aortic Valve Stenosis: Treatment When You Have Other Heart Problems
  55. Aortobifemoral Bypass for Peripheral Arterial Disease
  56. Arrhythmias and Sexual Activity
  57. Arrhythmias: Foods That Affect Heart Rate
  58. Arterial Blood Gases
  59. Arteriovenous Malformation
  60. Arteritis, Giant Cell
  61. Arteritis, Takayasu
  62. Arturo's Story: Getting Support for Making a Change
  63. Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST)
  64. Aspirin
  65. Aspirin and Antiplatelets for Coronary Artery Disease
  66. Aspirin for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  67. Aspirin for Peripheral Arterial Disease
  68. Aspirin: Should I Take Daily Aspirin to Prevent a Heart Attack or Stroke?
  69. Atherectomy for Coronary Artery Disease
  70. Atherosclerosis
  71. Atherosclerosis (Holistic)
  72. Atrial Fibrillation
  73. Atrial Fibrillation and Daily Life
  74. Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Have Catheter Ablation?
  75. Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Take an Anticoagulant to Prevent Stroke?
  76. Atrial Fibrillation: Should I Try Electrical Cardioversion?
  77. Atrial Fibrillation: Which Anticoagulant Should I Take to Prevent Stroke?
  78. Atrial Septal Defects
  79. Atrioventricular Septal Defect
  80. Automated Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  81. Avoiding Triggers for Sudden Heart Failure
  82. Balloon Valvotomy for Mitral Valve Stenosis
  83. Balloon Valvuloplasty for Aortic Valve Stenosis
  84. Banti's Syndrome
  85. Being Active With Heart Disease
  86. Beta-Blockers After a Heart Attack
  87. Beta-Blockers for Atrial Fibrillation
  88. Beta-Blockers for Coronary Artery Disease
  89. Beta-Blockers for Fast Heart Rates
  90. Beta-Blockers for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  91. Beta-Blockers for Heart Failure
  92. Beta-Blockers for High Blood Pressure
  93. Beta-Blockers for Mitral Valve Prolapse
  94. Bile Acid Sequestrants for High Cholesterol
  95. Binswanger's Disease
  96. Birth Control Pills, Hormone Therapy, and Coronary Artery Disease
  97. Blood Clots in the Leg Veins
  98. Blood Pressure Numbers: When to Get Help
  99. Blood Pressure Screening
  100. Blood Tests for Preeclampsia
  101. Blood Thinners Other Than Warfarin: Taking Them Safely
  102. Blue Rubber Bleb Nevus syndrome
  103. Bradycardia (Slow Heart Rate)
  104. Brain Aneurysm: Endovascular Embolization
  105. Brain Natriuretic Peptide (BNP) Test
  106. Budd Chiari Syndrome
  107. Buerger's Disease
  108. Bupropion (Zyban) for Quitting Smoking
  109. Bypass Surgery for Heart Disease
  110. Calcium Channel Blockers for Atrial Fibrillation
  111. Calcium Channel Blockers for Coronary Artery Disease
  112. Calcium Channel Blockers for Fast Heart Rates
  113. Calcium Channel Blockers for Heart Failure
  114. Calcium Channel Blockers for High Blood Pressure
  115. Cardiac Arrest
  116. Cardiac Arrhythmia (Holistic)
  117. Cardiac Blood Pool Scan
  118. Cardiac Cachexia
  119. Cardiac Catheterization
  120. Cardiac Device Monitoring
  121. Cardiac Enzyme Studies
  122. Cardiac Output
  123. Cardiac Perfusion Scan
  124. Cardiac Rehabilitation
  125. Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase I: In the Hospital
  126. Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase II: Hospital to Home
  127. Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase III: Outpatient Program
  128. Cardiac Rehabilitation Phase IV: Long-Term Lifestyle Change
  129. Cardiac Rehabilitation Team
  130. Cardiac Rehabilitation: Medicine and Exercise
  131. Cardiac Rehabilitation: Monitoring Your Body's Response to Exercise
  132. Cardiac Rehabilitation: Weight and Resistance Training
  133. Cardiomyopathy
  134. Cardiomyopathy (Holistic)
  135. Cardiovascular Disease Overview (Holistic)
  136. Cardiovascular Syphilis
  137. Carotid Artery Stenting
  138. Carotid Endarterectomy for TIA and Stroke
  139. Catecholamines in Blood
  140. Catecholamines in Urine
  141. Catheter Ablation for a Fast Heart Rate
  142. Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation
  143. Catheter Ablation for Atrial Fibrillation
  144. Catheter Ablation for SVT
  145. Cavernous Malformation
  146. Central Venous Catheters
  147. Change in Heartbeat
  148. Chest Problems
  149. Chest X-Ray
  150. Chilblains (Perniosis)
  151. Cholesterol Absorption Inhibitors for High Cholesterol
  152. Cholesterol and Stroke
  153. Cholesterol and Triglycerides Tests
  154. Cholesterol and Triglycerides: Eating Fish and Fish Oil
  155. Cholesterol in Children and Teens
  156. Chronic Venous Insufficiency (Holistic)
  157. Cilostazol for Peripheral Arterial Disease
  158. Classification of Heart Failure
  159. CLOVES Syndrome
  160. Cluster Headache
  161. Cold Exposure: Ways the Body Loses Heat
  162. Comparing Nicotine Replacement Methods
  163. Compression Stockings for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  164. Compression Stockings for Varicose Veins
  165. Compression Stockings: How to Use Them
  166. Computed Tomography (CT) Scan of the Body
  167. Computed Tomography Angiogram (CT Angiogram)
  168. Congenital Heart Defect Types
  169. Congenital Heart Defects
  170. Congenital Heart Defects in Adults
  171. Congenital Heart Defects That Cause Aortic Valve Stenosis
  172. Congenital Heart Defects: Caring for Your Child
  173. Congenital Heart Defects: Complications
  174. Congenital Heart Defects: Exercise and Sports
  175. Congenital Heart Defects: Pregnancy
  176. Congenital Heart Defects: Prostaglandins and Prostaglandin Inhibitors
  177. Congestive Heart Failure (Holistic)
  178. Conserving Energy When You Have COPD or Other Chronic Conditions
  179. Cor Triatriatum
  180. Coronary Arteries and Heart Function
  181. Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: How It Is Done
  182. Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: How to Prepare
  183. Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Recovering in the Hospital
  184. Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: Self-Care for Recovery
  185. Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: The Recovery Process
  186. Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery: What to Expect After You Go Home
  187. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery
  188. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Day One of Recovery
  189. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Minimally Invasive Methods
  190. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: When You Arrive at the Hospital
  191. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery: Your Medical Team
  192. Coronary Artery Disease
  193. Coronary Artery Disease Risk Screening
  194. Coronary Artery Disease: Helping a Loved One
  195. Coronary Artery Disease: Roles of Different Doctors
  196. Coronary Calcium Scan
  197. Corticosteroids for Polymyalgia Rheumatica or Giant Cell Arteritis
  198. C-Reactive Protein (CRP)
  199. DASH Diet Sample Menu
  200. Deep Vein Thrombosis
  201. Depression and Coronary Artery Disease
  202. Diabetes and Your Heart
  203. Diabetes: Amputation for Foot Problems
  204. Diastolic Heart Failure
  205. Digoxin for Atrial Fibrillation
  206. Digoxin for Congenital Heart Defects
  207. Digoxin for Fast Heart Rates
  208. Digoxin for Heart Failure
  209. Dilatation of the Pulmonary Artery, Idiopathic
  210. Dilated Cardiomyopathy
  211. Direct Renin Inhibitors for High Blood Pressure
  212. Diuretics and Potassium Supplements
  213. Diuretics for Congenital Heart Defects
  214. Diuretics for Heart Failure
  215. Diuretics for High Blood Pressure
  216. Dizziness: Lightheadedness and Vertigo
  217. Doppler Ultrasound
  218. Driving a Car After a Stroke
  219. Drug-Eluting Stents
  220. Echocardiogram
  221. Eclampsia (Seizures) and Preeclampsia
  222. Edema (Holistic)
  223. Eisenmenger Syndrome
  224. Electrical Cardioversion (Defibrillation) for a Fast Heart Rate
  225. Electrical Cardioversion for Atrial Fibrillation
  226. Electrical System of the Heart
  227. Electrocardiogram
  228. Electrophysiology Study
  229. Endocarditis
  230. Endomyocardial Fibrosis
  231. Endovascular Repair for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  232. Erythromelalgia
  233. Exercise Electrocardiogram
  234. Exercising to Prevent a Stroke
  235. Fainting
  236. Familial Hypercholesterolemia
  237. Familial Lipid Disorders
  238. Family History of Heart Disease
  239. Fast Heart Rate
  240. Femoral-Tibial Bypass Surgery for Peripheral Arterial Disease
  241. Femoropopliteal Bypass (Fem-Pop Bypass) for Peripheral Arterial Disease
  242. Fibric Acid Derivatives for High Cholesterol
  243. Fibromuscular Dysplasia
  244. Fournier's Gangrene
  245. Galloway-Mowat Syndrome
  246. General Anesthesia
  247. Genetic Test for Clopidogrel
  248. Glycoprotein IIb/IIIa Inhibitors for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  249. Healthy Eating: Cutting Unhealthy Fats From Your Diet
  250. Healthy Eating: Eating Heart-Healthy Foods
  251. Healthy Eating: Eating Less Sodium
  252. Heart Arrhythmias and Exercise
  253. Heart Attack (Holistic)
  254. Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  255. Heart Attack: How to Prevent Another One
  256. Heart Block
  257. Heart Catheterization for Congenital Heart Defects
  258. Heart Disease and Depression
  259. Heart Disease Risk: Should I Have a Coronary Calcium Scan?
  260. Heart Disease: Aspirin and Heart Attack Risk
  261. Heart Disease: Commit to Making an Exercise Plan
  262. Heart Disease: Every Step Matters
  263. Heart Disease: Exercising for a Healthy Heart
  264. Heart Disease: Making Peace With Medicines
  265. Heart Disease: Moving Forward
  266. Heart Disease: Prevention Myths
  267. Heart Disease: Should I Have an Angiogram?
  268. Heart Disease: Should I Have Angioplasty for Stable Angina?
  269. Heart Disease: Should I Have Bypass Surgery?
  270. Heart Disease: Taking Statins to Prevent Heart Attack
  271. Heart Disease: Walking for a Healthy Heart
  272. Heart Disease: Women Are at Risk Too
  273. Heart Disease: Your Risk for Heart Attack
  274. Heart Failure
  275. Heart Failure and Sexual Activity
  276. Heart Failure and Sleep Problems
  277. Heart Failure Complications
  278. Heart Failure Stages
  279. Heart Failure Symptoms
  280. Heart Failure Types
  281. Heart Failure: Activity and Exercise
  282. Heart Failure: Avoiding Colds and Flu
  283. Heart Failure: Avoiding Medicines That Make Symptoms Worse
  284. Heart Failure: Avoiding Triggers for Sudden Heart Failure
  285. Heart Failure: Being Active
  286. Heart Failure: Checking Your Weight
  287. Heart Failure: Checking Your Weight Daily
  288. Heart Failure: Compensation by the Heart and Body
  289. Heart Failure: Disease Management Programs
  290. Heart Failure: Eating a Healthy Diet
  291. Heart Failure: Less Common Symptoms
  292. Heart Failure: Limiting Fluids
  293. Heart Failure: Limiting Sodium
  294. Heart Failure: Medicines to Avoid
  295. Heart Failure: Self-Care
  296. Heart Failure: Should I Get a Pacemaker (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)?
  297. Heart Failure: Should I Get an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)?
  298. Heart Failure: Small Steps to Self-Care
  299. Heart Failure: Taking an ACE inhibitor or ARB
  300. Heart Failure: Taking Medicines Properly
  301. Heart Failure: Tips for Caregivers
  302. Heart Failure: Tips for Easier Breathing
  303. Heart Failure: Track Your Symptoms
  304. Heart Failure: Watching Your Fluids
  305. Heart Failure: When to Call for Help
  306. Heart Murmur
  307. Heart Problems: Living With a Pacemaker
  308. Heart Problems: Living With an ICD
  309. Heart Rate Problems: Should I Get a Pacemaker?
  310. Heart Rhythm Problems and Driving
  311. Heart Rhythm Problems: Diary of Symptoms
  312. Heart Rhythm Problems: How to Travel Safely
  313. Heart Rhythm Problems: Should I Get an Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)?
  314. Heart Rhythm Problems: Symptoms
  315. Heart Tests: When Do You Need Them?
  316. Heart Transplant
  317. Heart Valve Disease
  318. Heart Valve Disease and Pregnancy
  319. Heart Valve Problems: Should I Choose a Mechanical Valve or Tissue Valve to Replace My Heart Valve?
  320. Heart Valve Replacement Surgery
  321. Heart Valve Replacement Surgery
  322. Heart Valve Replacement Surgery: Life After Surgery
  323. Heart Valve Replacement Surgery: Minimally Invasive Methods
  324. Heart Valve Replacement: How to Prepare
  325. Heart Valve Surgery: Recovery
  326. Heart-Healthy Diet
  327. Heart-Healthy Eating
  328. Heart-Healthy Eating: Fish
  329. Heart-Healthy Lifestyle
  1. Heavy Metal Poisoning
  2. HELLP Syndrome and Preeclampsia
  3. Helping a Loved One After Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
  4. Hemorrhagic Stroke
  5. Henoch-Schönlein Purpura
  6. High Blood Pressure
  7. High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy
  8. High Blood Pressure in African Americans
  9. High Blood Pressure Treatment Guidelines
  10. High Blood Pressure: Checking Your Blood Pressure at Home
  11. High Blood Pressure: Nutrition Tips
  12. High Blood Pressure: Should I Take Medicine?
  13. High Blood Pressure: Taking Medicines Properly
  14. High Blood Pressure: The DASH Diet
  15. High Blood Pressure: Using the DASH Diet
  16. High Cholesterol
  17. High Cholesterol (Holistic)
  18. High Cholesterol and Heart Attack
  19. High Cholesterol and Your Heart
  20. High Cholesterol Treatment Guidelines Based on Heart Attack Risk
  21. High Cholesterol: Barriers to Taking Statins
  22. High Cholesterol: Cost of Statins
  23. High Cholesterol: Effect of Food on Cholesterol
  24. High Cholesterol: Healthy Eating for Your Heart
  25. High Cholesterol: Healthy Food Choices
  26. High Cholesterol: How a Dietitian Can Help
  27. High Cholesterol: Raising Your HDL Level
  28. High Cholesterol: Should I Take Statins?
  29. High Cholesterol: Using the TLC Diet
  30. High Triglycerides
  31. High Triglycerides (Holistic)
  32. High-Output Heart Failure
  33. History and Physical Exam for Atrial Fibrillation
  34. History and Physical Exam for Heart Failure
  35. Home Blood Pressure Test
  36. Homocysteine
  37. How a Heart Attack Happens
  38. How the Heart Works
  39. How to Find Sodium
  40. How to Prevent a Second Heart Attack
  41. How to Put on Compression Stockings
  42. Hydralazine for High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy
  43. Hypertension (Holistic)
  44. Hyperthermia
  45. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  46. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Types
  47. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: Risk of Sudden Death
  48. Hypothermia and Cold Temperature Exposure
  49. Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator (ICD)
  50. Inherited Blood-Clotting Problems
  51. Interactive Tool: Are You at Risk for a Heart Attack?
  52. Interactive Tool: Are You Ready to Quit Smoking?
  53. Interactive Tool: How Does Smoking Affect Your Lifespan?
  54. Interactive Tool: How Does Smoking Increase Your Risk of Heart Attack?
  55. Interactive Tool: How Much Is Smoking Costing You?
  56. Interactive Tool: What Is Your Risk for a Stroke if You Have Atrial Fibrillation?
  57. Interactive Tool: What Is Your Target Heart Rate?
  58. Interactive Tools
  59. Intermittent Claudication
  60. Intermittent Claudication (Holistic)
  61. Intra-Aortic Balloon Pump
  62. Ischemia
  63. Isolated Systolic High Blood Pressure
  64. Ivemark Syndrome
  65. Izzy's Story: Living With the DASH Diet
  66. Joan's Story: Coping With Depression and Anxiety From Heart Failure
  67. Joe's Story: Taking Charge With the TLC Plan
  68. Joyce's Story: Feeling Better With a Pacemaker
  69. Kawasaki Disease
  70. Kawasaki Disease
  71. Klippel-Trénaunay Syndrome
  72. Know Your Cholesterol Numbers
  73. Labetalol for High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy
  74. Laparoscopic Surgery
  75. Laser Treatment for Varicose Veins
  76. Leg Amputation
  77. Leg Problems, Noninjury
  78. Leiomyosarcoma, Inferior Vena Cava
  79. Leriche's Syndrome
  80. Lifestyle Changes for High Cholesterol
  81. Lifestyle Changes to Raise HDL
  82. Linda's Story: Quitting Smoking Improves Cholesterol
  83. Lipid Panel
  84. Living With More Than One Health Problem
  85. Lotrel
  86. Low Blood Pressure (Hypotension)
  87. Low-Dose Aspirin for Heart Disease
  88. Low-Dose Aspirin Therapy
  89. Low-Molecular-Weight Heparins for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  90. Low-Salt Diets: Eating Out
  91. Lyme Disease
  92. Lyme Disease Test
  93. Magnesium Sulfate for Seizure Prevention During Pregnancy
  94. Magnetic Resonance Angiogram (MRA)
  95. Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
  96. Malignant High Blood Pressure
  97. Maze Procedure for Atrial Fibrillation
  98. Medical History and Physical Exam for a Fast Heart Rate
  99. Medical History and Physical Exam for a Slow Heart Rate
  100. Medical History and Physical Exam for Coronary Artery Disease
  101. Medicine for High Blood Pressure
  102. Medicines to Prevent Abnormal Heart Rhythm in Heart Failure
  103. Mediterranean Diet
  104. Metabolic Syndrome
  105. Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
  106. Methyldopa for Chronic Hypertension During Pregnancy
  107. Mitral Valve Disease: Heart Rhythm Problems
  108. Mitral Valve Prolapse
  109. Mitral Valve Prolapse: Children Who Play Sports
  110. Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  111. Mitral Valve Regurgitation and Exercise
  112. Mitral Valve Regurgitation: Repair or Replace the Valve?
  113. Mitral Valve Regurgitation: Severity
  114. Mitral Valve Repair Surgery (Commissurotomy) for Mitral Valve Stenosis
  115. Mitral Valve Replacement Surgery
  116. Mitral Valve Stenosis
  117. Mitral Valve Stenosis: Repair or Replacement?
  118. Modify Recipes for a Heart-Healthy Diet
  119. Monitoring and Medicines for Heart Failure
  120. Monitoring During Anesthesia
  121. Morphine for Heart Attack
  122. Myxoma Tumors of the Heart
  123. Nicotine Gum
  124. Nicotine Inhaler
  125. Nicotine Patches
  126. Nicotine Replacement Therapy for Quitting Tobacco
  127. Nicotinic Acid for High Cholesterol
  128. Nifedipine for High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy
  129. Nitrates for Coronary Artery Disease
  130. Nitrates for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  131. Nonsteroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs (NSAIDs)
  132. Open Repair Surgery for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm
  133. Organ Transplant
  134. Orthostatic Hypotension
  135. Other Medicines for High Blood Pressure
  136. Oxygen Therapy for Heart Failure
  137. Oxygen Therapy: Using Oxygen at Home
  138. Pacemaker for Atrial Fibrillation
  139. Pacemaker for Bradycardia
  140. Pacemaker for Heart Failure (Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy)
  141. Paget's Disease and Heart Failure
  142. Paradoxical Embolism
  143. Passing Out (Syncope) Caused by Arrhythmias
  144. Pentoxifylline for Venous Skin Ulcers
  145. People Who Need Antibiotics to Prevent Endocarditis
  146. Pericardial Drainage
  147. Pericarditis
  148. Peripheral Arterial Disease and Exercise
  149. Peripheral Arterial Disease of the Legs
  150. Peripheral Arterial Disease: Pulse and Blood Pressure Measurement
  151. Peripheral Arterial Disease: Should I Have Surgery?
  152. Peripheral Vascular Disease (Holistic)
  153. Physical Exam for High Blood Pressure
  154. Physical Therapy
  155. Planning to Be an Organ Donor
  156. Plaque, Platelets, and Heart Attack
  157. Polyarteritis Nodosa
  158. Polymyalgia Rheumatica and Giant Cell Arteritis
  159. Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
  160. Postoperative Problems
  161. Post-Thrombotic Syndrome
  162. Preeclampsia
  163. Preeclampsia: Checkups and Monitoring
  164. Preeclampsia: Creatinine Clearance Test
  165. Pregnancy and Chronic High Blood Pressure
  166. Pregnancy and High Blood Pressure: Questions for Your Doctor
  167. Pregnancy and the Increased Risk of Developing Blood Clots
  168. Pregnancy: Tips for Dealing With Bed Rest
  169. Pregnancy: Varicose Veins
  170. Pregnancy-Related Problems
  171. Prehypertension
  172. Premature Ventricular Contractions (PVCs)
  173. Pressure Injuries From Scuba Diving
  174. Pressure Sores
  175. Pressure Sores: Conditions That Affect Healing
  176. Preventing Deep Vein Thrombosis From Travel
  177. Preventing Heart Disease
  178. Preventing Heart Disease in Women: First Steps
  179. Procedural Sedation
  180. Procedures That May Require Antibiotics to Prevent Endocarditis
  181. Proteus syndrome
  182. Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  183. Pulmonary Embolism
  184. Pulmonary Hypertension, Secondary
  185. Pulse Measurement
  186. Questions About Varicose Vein Treatment
  187. Quick Tips: Self-Care for Heart Failure
  188. Quick Tips: Taking Charge of Your Angina
  189. Quit-Smoking Programs
  190. Quitting Smoking
  191. Quitting Smoking: How Family and Friends Can Help
  192. Quitting Smoking: How Support Groups Can Help
  193. Quitting Smoking: Should I Use Medicine?
  194. Quitting Smoking: Temptations and Cravings
  195. Quitting Smoking: Your Social Life
  196. Rating of Perceived Exertion (RPE)
  197. Raynaud's Phenomenon
  198. Restrictive Cardiomyopathy
  199. Resuming Sexual Activity After a Heart Attack
  200. Rheumatic Fever and Heart Problems
  201. Right-Sided Heart Failure
  202. Risk Factors for Coronary Artery Disease
  203. Risks and Benefits of Medicines for Heart Failure
  204. Risks of Smoking Cigars and Pipes
  205. Rivaroxaban for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  206. Romano Ward Syndrome
  207. Sally's Story: Avoiding Metabolic Syndrome
  208. Scleroderma
  209. Sclerotherapy for Varicose Veins
  210. Secondary High Blood Pressure
  211. Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors for Depression and Pain After a Stroke
  212. Self-Care After a Stroke
  213. Sex and Your Heart
  214. Shock
  215. Sick Sinus Syndrome
  216. Signs of Abnormal Bleeding
  217. Skin Grafting for Venous Skin Ulcer
  218. Sleep Apnea Complications
  219. Smoking and Coronary Artery Disease
  220. Smoking and Stroke Risk
  221. Smoking Fewer Cigarettes
  222. Smoking Journal
  223. Smoking Triggers
  224. Smoking: Choosing a Good Time to Quit
  225. Smoking: Health Risk for Family Members
  226. Smoking: Heart Attack and Stroke Risks
  227. Smoking: Impotence and Fertility Problems
  228. Sneddon Syndrome
  229. Sodium and High Blood Pressure
  230. SPECT Image of the Heart
  231. Spinal Cord Injury: Autonomic Dysreflexia
  232. Statins and Statin Combinations for High Cholesterol
  233. Statins Are Important After a Heart Attack
  234. Stroke
  235. Stroke and TIA: Who Is Affected
  236. Stroke Rehabilitation
  237. Stroke Risk and Carotid Endarterectomy
  238. Stroke Symptoms
  239. Stroke: Behavior Changes
  240. Stroke: Bladder and Bowel Problems
  241. Stroke: Changes in Emotions
  242. Stroke: Common Disabilities
  243. Stroke: Dealing With Depression
  244. Stroke: Getting Dressed
  245. Stroke: Hesitant or Impulsive?
  246. Stroke: How to Prevent Another One
  247. Stroke: Life-Threatening Complications
  248. Stroke: Memory Tips
  249. Stroke: Perception Changes
  250. Stroke: Preventing Injury in Affected Limbs
  251. Stroke: Problems With Ignoring the Affected Side
  252. Stroke: Should I Have Carotid Endarterectomy?
  253. Stroke: Should I Move My Loved One Into Long-Term Care?
  254. Stroke: Speech and Language Problems
  255. Stroke: What's Your Risk?
  256. Stroke: Your Rehabilitation Team
  257. Supraventricular Tachycardia
  258. Supraventricular Tachycardia: Should I Have Catheter Ablation?
  259. Swelling During Pregnancy
  260. Symptoms of an Aneurysm
  261. Systemic Capillary Leak Syndrome
  262. Systolic Heart Failure
  263. Taking Blood Pressure at Home
  264. Taking Blood Pressure Medicine: How Others Decided
  265. Taking Statins: How Others Decided
  266. Teen Smokers: Reasons to Quit
  267. Temporal Artery Biopsy
  268. Tetralogy of Fallot
  269. The Aorta
  270. The Effects of High Blood Pressure
  271. Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes (TLC)
  272. Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes (TLC) Diet for High Cholesterol
  273. Thrombolytic Medicines for Pulmonary Embolism
  274. Thrombolytics for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  275. Thrombolytics for Heart Attack and Unstable Angina
  276. Tilt Table Test
  277. Tips for Success With the Therapeutic Lifestyle Changes (TLC) Diet
  278. Tissue Plasminogen Activator (t-PA) for Stroke
  279. TLC Diet Sample Menu
  280. Tony's Story: Taking Medicine for High Cholesterol
  281. Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  282. Triggers of Sudden Heart Failure
  283. Turning Off Your ICD
  284. Types of Bradycardia
  285. Types of Supraventricular Tachycardia
  286. Tyrell's Story: Taking Pills for High Blood Pressure
  287. Unfractionated Heparin for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  288. Using Nitroglycerin for Angina
  289. Vagal Maneuvers for a Fast Heart Rate
  290. Vancomycin-Resistant Enterococci (VRE)
  291. Varenicline (Chantix) for Quitting Smoking
  292. Varicose Veins
  293. Varicose Veins Home Treatment
  294. Varicose Veins: Phlebectomy or Stab Avulsion
  295. Varicose Veins: Radiofrequency Ablation
  296. Varicose Veins: Should I Have a Surgical Procedure?
  297. Vascular Malformations of the Brain
  298. Vasculitis
  299. Vasculitis, Cutaneous
  300. Vasodilators for Congenital Heart Defects
  301. Vasodilators for Heart Failure
  302. Vasodilators for Mitral Valve Regurgitation
  303. Vein Ligation and Stripping
  304. Venogram
  305. Venous Insufficiency
  306. Venous Skin Ulcer
  307. Venous Skin Ulcers: Home Treatment
  308. Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) for Heart Failure
  309. Ventricular Septal Defects
  310. Ventricular Tachycardia
  311. Ventriculogram
  312. Von Hippel-Lindau Syndrome
  313. Warfarin and Vitamin K
  314. Warfarin for Atrial Fibrillation
  315. Warfarin for Deep Vein Thrombosis
  316. Warfarin: Taking Your Medicine Safely
  317. Weakness and Fatigue
  318. Wegener's Granulomatosis
  319. Weight and Coronary Artery Disease
  320. What Is Atrial Fibrillation?
  321. What Platelets Do
  322. What to Do if Your Cardiac Device Is Recalled
  323. When to Have a Cholesterol Test
  324. Why Are Blood Tests Needed With Some Medicines?
  325. Why High Cholesterol Needs Treatment
  326. Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome
  327. Women and Coronary Artery Disease
  328. Yellow Nail syndrome

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