Congestive Heart Failure: Causes, Treatments & Prevention

a woman holding a man undergoing heart attack

What is Congestive Heart Failure? Congestive heart failure(CHF) is a chronic condition affecting the heart’s pumping power (the heart does not pump blood as it should). It is commonly known as heart failure because, in this condition, the heart fails to pump blood efficiently. Coronary heart diseases or high blood pressure generally contribute to the … Read more

Causes and Treatment of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension(PAH)

A man taking the blood pressure reading to manage pulmonary arterial hypertension

What is Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension? When the pressure on the right side of the heart is higher than the normal level, it is considered to be a state of hypertension. Pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH) occurs when the blood vessels in the lungs are corrupted and become thick and narrow. When the heart tries to pump … Read more