Heart disease causes more U.S. deaths yearly than all types of cancer combined. Yet myths about heart disease and its prevention persist. Discover the facts behind the fiction.
Many people ask whether chelation therapy can help clean out clogged arteries, but here is why our experts say “no.”
Yes, heart attacks are possible without having a blocked artery. Find out more about this type of heart attack, called a myocardial infarction in the absence of obstructive coronary artery disease (or MINOCA).
How are erectile dysfunction (ED) and heart problems linked? Our expert explains.
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Whether sugar or fat should be included in a heart-healthy diet depends on which fats and sugars you choose. Here’s what you need to know about both.
If you need heart bypass surgery, you’re likely apprehensive about the procedure. To help put your mind at ease, discuss these six questions with your heart surgeon.
For some people with coronary artery disease, some heart muscle may appear to be dead when it’s just dormant. Can your cardiologist revive it and strengthen your heart?
Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Interventional cardiologist Leslie Cho, MD, answers this one about insomnia’s affect on your heart.
A stress test is often the first step in diagnosing a heart condition. Cardiologist Michael Rocco, MD, explains the standard stress EKG and several other variations that your doctor may order.
Why haven’t we found a way to cure the No. 1 killer of men and women in the U.S.? Our cardiovascular medicine Chairman Steven Nissen, MD, discusses why we’ll probably become better at preventing coronary artery disease before we find a cure.