Conditions & Symptoms

Arrythmia

"Arrhythmia" refers to any change in the electrical impulses that make your heart beat. The impulses may cause your heart to beat too fast, too...

Cardiac Arrest

Cardiac arrest is a sudden, unexpected loss of heart function, breathing and consciousness, usually resulting from an electrical malfunction in your...

Cardiomyopathy

Cardiomyopathy is a disease of the heart muscle that makes it weaker and less able to pump blood through your body. It can occur in people of all...

Heart Attack

Your heart muscle is surrounded by a network of blood vessels known as coronary arteries that supply it with oxygen-rich blood it needs to function. A...

Heart Failure

Contrary to how it sounds, Heart Failure doesn’t mean the heart has "failed" or stopped working. It simply means the heart doesn’t pump as well as it...

Heart Valve Disease

Your heart has four valves that keep blood flowing. In Heart Valve Disease, one or more valves doesn’t work properly. SYMPTOMS Both men and women...

Pericarditis

Your heart works in a fluid-filled protective sac called the Pericardium. Pericarditis is an inflammation of this sac. Acute Pericarditis means it...

Peripheral Artery Disease (PAD)

Peripheral Artery Disease refers to a problem in blood circulation caused by narrowed arteries that reduce blood flow to your limbs. It’s also known...

Stroke

A stroke occurs when blood flow to an area in the brain is cut off. The brain cells begin to die as they are deprived of the oxygen and nutrients...