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Ranitidine Medication Warning FAQs
A common acid reflux medication has been in the news for containing low levels of a possible cancer-causing impurity. Here's what you need to know.
Is Your AED Approved?
The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is encouraging consumers to check that their AED is FDA-approved.
Device for Heart Failure Approved
A device meant to improve symptoms in patients with advanced heart failure has gotten the green light from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Monitoring Your Blood Pressure at Home
If you're not doing these things, you're measuring your blood pressure wrong.
You're a Lifesaver: All About CPR
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a procedure done when the heart stops beating. It can be a lifesaver.
Looking to protect your heart health? Check out these five tips for managing your cholesterol.
Don’t Miss a Beat
Drums pounding or fish flopping in the chest are ways people describe atrial fibrillation (AFib). Get to know the symptoms and how to control the disease.
Give Your Heart a Tune-Up
Looking to lower your blood pressure?
Act F.A.S.T. to Spot a Stroke
Do you know the signs of a stroke? Knowing the signs and symptoms can make all the difference.
Blood Pressure: A Numbers Game
High blood pressure is a leading cause of cardiovascular disease. But what do your blood pressure numbers actually mean?