Tagged With Heart

All your questions about high blood pressure, answered


Pulse oximeter: What it measures, how it works, and how to read it


Drinking filter coffee is better for your heart than stove top and French press — and it's even better than no coffee at all, study says



What is a pacemaker? Who needs one and what to expect from surgery


You can exercise with AFib, and it may even help your heart


A consistent lack of sleep can potentially cause heart disease



Drinking too much alcohol can be terrible for your heart and overall health — here's how much you can drink safely


How to lower your heart rate from anxiety, or a panic attack


Moderate caffeine consumption isn't bad for your heart, and drinking a few cups of coffee may even be heart healthy


Marijuana can be just as bad as tobacco — here's how it affects your heart


ADHD medication isn't likely to cause heart problems for healthy kids or adults


Dark chocolate can be good for your heart, in moderation



What is heart rate variability? How to measure HRV and what it means


How to recover from a stent procedure and avoid complications


How to prepare for a stent and what you should ask your doctor


What is a stent? When you need one and when you don't



Can stress cause a heart attack? It's a risk factor for heart disease


How aspirin can help with a heart attack in 2 different ways


How to calculate total cholesterol and what it means for you


How to lower triglycerides with lifestyle changes and medication