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Medical Treatment for Angina

Review of treatment methods for angina Angina is one of the common consequences of coronary artery disease (CAD). In general, CAD can follow two main pathways to affect the heart health. First, there may be a sudden development of blood clot within coronary artery, which causes significant deterioration to the cardiovascular system. This problem is […]



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Benefits of Physical Exercise to Heart Health

Physical Exercise Conclusion about the benefits of physical exercise has long been established. Virtually all medical experts have a consensus that having regular physical exercise is the best way to prevent various types of disease, including diseases related to the cardiovascular system. The first half of this article will address the general benefit of exercise. […]



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Risk of Heart Disease in Women

What are the risk factors of Heart Disease in Women The risk of heart disease in women is often underestimated by many people. Unfortunately, many doctors nowadays are still not aware of the fact the more women than men die from heart disease every year. Over the past few years, about nearly 500 thousands of […]



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Atrial Fibrillation Types, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment

A comprehensive review of Atrial Fibrillation Amongst different types of cardiac arrhythmia, Atrial Fibrillation is the most commonly seen and also one of the most tricky to treat. Atrial Fibrillation itself isn’t a life threatening arrhythmia, but it can transform into more complicated and serious symptoms. Especially, it can progress to stroke and even heart […]



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Mediterranean Diet for Peripheral Artery Disease

Mediterranean Diet and various Heart Diseases Mediterranean Diet is the traditional diet of the group of southern European people who live near Mediterranean Sea. It contains high content in fresh fruits and vegetables, whole grain cereals. It uses fat source from olive and canola oils (which is mainly mono-unsaturated fat), protein source from fish, poultry, nuts […]



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Mediterranean Diet for Heart Health

Mediterranean Diet is beneficial for Heart Health It had been debated for years about whether a diet with low cabs or low fat is the best for human heart health. The controversy has more or less settled since a few years ago. The conclusion is, however, none of those two options. Many experts came to […]



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Aspirin Therapy for Heart Failure

Aspirin Therapy to treat Heart Failure Aspirin has been used for long time as a therapy for heart disease which is caused by an elevated amount of blood clots, such as stroke and heart attack (also called myocardial infarction). Studies have shown that aspirin therapy is beneficial and can significantly reduce the risk of a […]



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How to Assess your Risk for Heart Disease

Assessing your Risk for Heart Disease Assessing the risk of Heart Disease is very important for most people in the world, since in almost any person, the risk of Heart Disease is always present in one form or another. The down side of Heart Disease is its widespread popularity amongst the world population. Fortunately, with […]



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Sugar Dramatically Increases the Risk of Heart Disease

A new shockingly scientific finding: Sugar and the Heart Disease It is well known that sugar is a great source of energy, but also one of the worst dietary components that negatively affect human health. However, a recently published research work which was carried out in more than 22 years showed an even much darker […]



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Can A Little Overweight Cause Heart Disease?

A Little Overweight and the risk for heart disease While obesity is widely shown to increase the risks of cardiac disease, a little overweight has not been scientifically proved to have any harmful effect on the heart health. Many medical doctors always try to advise their patients to keep a normal body weight, not to […]



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