Conditions list medically reviewed by George Krucik, MD, MBA
During a heart attack, the blood supply that normally nourishes the heart with oxygen is cut off and the heart muscle begins to die. Learn more.
Learn more about anxiety with this overview of anxiety disorders.
Pulmonary edema is a condition in which the lungs fill with fluid. Read about your risk, and what to do if you experience symptoms.
High blood pressure is often associated with few or no symptoms. Many people have it for years without knowing it.
Obesity is an epidemic in the U.S. This condition puts people at a higher risk for serious diseases, such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease, and cancer.
Coronary artery disease (CAD) is the leading cause of death in the United States. Learn the definition, symptoms, and causes of CAD by reading our overview.
Learn about stable angina and what causes it. Find information on stable angina symptoms, risk factors, diagnosis, and treatment.
Central sleep apnea is a sleep disorder in which you briefly stop breathing during sleep.
In end-stage kidney disease, also known as end-stage renal disease (ESRD), the kidneys are functioning below 10 percent of their normal function.
An adrenergic bronchodilators overdose is when you take too much of a certain kind of asthma medication.
A spinal cord injury is damage to the spinal cord that can have a lasting and significant impact on your daily life.
Malignant hypertension is a rare and severe condition in which blood pressure is dangerously high. Learn more about symptoms and treatments.
Learn how people often react to black widow spider bites. Read about how they can be treated and avoided.
Alcoholic cardiomyopathy is a form of heart disease caused by alcohol abuse. Learn about its symptoms, causes, diagnosis, and treatment.
This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose. Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.