Angina

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Is it Angina?

How can you tell if your chest pain is a sign of heart trouble? Learn to spot angina.

By Nicole Van Hoey, PharmD

Best Ways to Manage Stable Angina

You can ease episodes of chest pain by making heart-healthy changes to your lifestyle. Here are nine steps to take.

By HealthAfter50

If You Have Heart Disease, You're At Greater Risk for Angina

Angina is a temporary discomfort or pain that happens when part of your heart muscle is temporarily not able to get enough blood and oxygen to meet its needs. It usually happens during physical activity or extreme emotion and goes away after a few mi...

By Allison Bush

10 Things to Do After an Angina Diagnosis

Angina is chest pain that occurs when a portion of your heart is not receiving enough blood. This lack of blood flow to the heart is usually caused by coronary artery disease - a build up of plaque in the arteries, which reduces the amount of blood f...

By Allison Bush

10 Things to Do After a Diagnosis of Angina

If you’ve been diagnosed with angina, it’s normal to feel a little anxious in the beginning, but there’s no reason to panic. Angina is chest pain that occurs when a portion of your heart is not receiving enough blood. This lack of blood flow to the h...

By Melanie Thomassian

Angina: A Patient Guide

Learn about angina in our heart disease patient guides. Find out the symptoms of angina and what causes angina and coronary blockage.

By The HealthCentral Editorial Team