Childhood treatment for a heart defect doesn’t mean you are in the clear as an adult.
When the heart beats too quickly or too slowly, an implantable cardioverter defibrillator can help — improving function and possibly saving lives.
Making the time and effort to recover after a cardiac surgery or procedure is a key element of healing.
A rare birth defect to the aortic valve can lie dormant for years. A look at the signs and symptoms — and how one woman beat the disease.