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10 Simple Ways to Leave Stress Behind

Are you stressed? If you don't deal with it properly, your heart could suffer. Learn 10 quick-and-easy ways to calm your nerves and reduce your stress levels.

Cholesterol: The Good, The Bad, and The Essential

Despite what you've heard, cholesterol isn't all that bad. In fact, it is actually essential to the proper functioning of your body. Cholesterol (in the right amounts) helps your cells grow and function properly.

Cardiac Stent: How It Works, Benefits & More

A cardiac stent is used to treat narrowed coronary arteries. Stents can also be used to improve blood flow immediately following a heart attack.

Stents and Blood Clots

Stents may be used to treat blood clots. But due to the delicate nature of the heart and arteries, stents can also lead to blood clots.

Drug-Eluting Stents: How Do They Work?

A drug-eluting stent is coated with medicine. The medication is released into the blood vessel to help prevent it from getting blocked up again.

Find the Best Antiplatelets

Get an overview, full report, and cost comparison of six Antiplatelets options.

The Best Heart Disease Blogs of the Year

These heart disease blogs contain the best the Web has to offer on everything from medical advice to heart-friendly dinner menus.

Saving Money on Treatment

Having heart disease can end up costing you a lot of money. A 2009 survey found that more than half of people suffering from heart disease had difficulties paying for all of their treatment--even if they had health insurance.

The Best Heart Disease iPhone & Android Apps of the Year

If you're trying to prevent heart disease or keep your heart in the best possible shape, try these heart disease apps. They may just be the help you need.

Beta Glucan: The Heart Healthy Fiber

Beta glucan is a soluble fiber that helps with cholesterol, heart health, and blood sugar.