In-depth

Angioplasty

Coronary angioplasty and stents can reopen clogged heart arteries if buildup of plaques is causing chest pain, shortness of breath or a heart attack.

Cardiac ablation

Cardiac catheterization

Cardiac catheterization is used as a test for some heart conditions and as a procedure to treat some types of heart disease. Find out more.

Echocardiogram

Echocardiogram allows your doctor to see your heart in motion. Here's what you need to know about the test.

Electrocardiogram

An electrocardiogram (ECG or EKG) is a test that provides valuable clues about your heart health. Here's what you need to know about the test.

Fatigue

Fatigue can signal many things. Here are some tips to help you decipher why you're wiped out and to regain your energy.

Pregnancy and diabetes

Prenatal vitamins and pregnancy

During pregnancy, a healthy diet might be more important than ever. Prenatal vitamins — ideally starting before pregnancy — can help fill any gaps.

Shortness of breath

Shortness of breath can be frightening. Most of the time, a heart or lung condition is the cause.

X-ray

X-rays are a form of radiation that can make images of your bones and internal organs.

Jan. 24, 2013

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