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Congestive Heart Failure
The American Heart Association explains how and why congestive heart failure is a risk for children and adults with congenital heart defects.
For Heart Failure Caregivers
Becoming a caregiver for someone with heart failure requires a long-term commitment of time and energy. The American Heart Association believes as a caregiver, you need a plan and you need support.
Winter Weather Tips for Cardiac Patients
The American Heart Association says that the risk of a heart attack during snow shoveling may increase for some, especially those in poor physical condition or those with existing heart disease or a personal history of stroke.
What is heart failure? Heart Failure, also called congestive heart failure, is when the heart can't keep up with its workload. The American Heart Association has information on the warning signs of heart failure, types of heart failure, classes of heart failure, signs of heart failure, diagnosis of heart failure, prevention of heart failure and treatment of heart failure.
Heart Failure Personal Stories
The American Heart Association provides these Patient Education Sheets for heart failure patients who need answers to their questions.
Robert's Story: Finding the Right Team
Personal story about Robert Farish, who has heart failure.
Answers by Heart Fact Sheets: Cardiovascular Conditions
The American Heart Association offers these Answers By Heart patient information sheets that cover a range of cardiovascular conditions including angina, arrhythmia, atrial fibrilation, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, heart attack and heart failure.
The American Heart Association offers these stories from survivors of heart disease and stroke.
Ejection Fraction Heart Failure Measurement
The American Heart Association explains ejection fraction as a measurement of heart failure. Learn more.
Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure
Get With The Guidelines®-Heart Failure Home Page