Over the past decade, we've learned a great deal about what causes heart attacks and how to prevent them. But unless you follow medical news closely, there's a chance you might have misconceptions about the risk factors for heart disease, or heart disease itself.
Posted October 10, 2022 by Anusha ‐ 3 min read
Open-heart surgeries treat heart problems including heart failure, congenital heart defects, arrhythmias, aneurysms and coronary artery disease. During the procedure, a surgeon cuts through the breastbone and spreads the ribcage to access the heart.
Posted October 8, 2022 by Anusha ‐ 3 min read
Heart failure is a long-term condition in which your heart can’t pump blood well enough to meet your body’s needs all the time. Treatment includes exercise and medicine at first and possible surgical procedures when heart failure gets worse.
Posted August 27, 2022 by Anusha ‐ 4 min read
Lisinopril is an ACE inhibitor. ACE stands for angiotensin converting enzyme. Lisinopril is used to treat high blood pressure (hypertension) in adults and children who are at least 6 years old.
Posted August 16, 2022 by Anusha ‐ 3 min read