The short answer: Yes! Find out the steps you need to take to keep your symptoms under control.
We asked doctors to explain what heart failure actually is (hint: it's probably not what you're imagining), the signs to watch for, and most important, what it means to live with this chronic condition.
When you have heart failure, one major sign that it could be getting worse is excess fluid buildup in your body. Here are some key steps to keeping your levels in balance.
For those with moderate-to-severe chronic heart failure, treatment options are limited. But a newly approved device may help.
For many people with chronic heart failure, two new drugs, Entresto and Corlanor, might help cut the risk of a hospital stay and possibly prolong their lives.