Cardiology

Diagnosing and Treating a Weak Heart Muscle

Cardiomyopathy is the medical term for a weak heart muscle. With this diagnosis, it is important to find out what is causing it to begin treatment immediately. People with cardiomyopathy seek medical attention because they are having trouble breathing, retaining fluid, exercising, extremely fatigued and cannot...

Know the Signs of a Heart Attack

Not all heart attacks are sudden. Not all begin with chest pain. The Early Heart Attack Care (EHAC) initiative, created by the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, encourages early recognition when the heart attack symptoms are mild and in the early stages. The initiative includes...