What causes heart failure?
Often there is not one single cause of heart failure. There are a number of conditions that make it more likely that you will develop heart failure. Find out what can cause heart failure.
Coronary heart disease symptoms
If your coronary arteries become partially blocked, it can cause chest pain (angina). If they become completely blocked, it can cause a heart attack (myocardial infarction). Find out the symptoms.
This is a condition where the heart struggles to pump enough blood. The diagnosis can be overwhelming, but it is possible to live with heart failure.
Complications of a heart attack
Potential complications arising from a heart attack can vary widely, from mild to life threatening. Find out about complications of a heart attack.
Heart failure diagnosis
There are a number of common symptoms of heart failure or chronic heart failure. If your doctor thinks you may have heart failure, you will probably need to have tests to find out more.
Living with heart failure
If you have been diagnosed with heart failure, there are ways to comfortably manage your daily life. Find out how to manage with heart failure.
Just diagnosed with heart failure
Heart failure is a serious condition where the heart has difficulty pumping enough blood around the body. Find out what to do if you have just diagnosed with heart failure.
Symptoms of heart failure
Some symptoms caused by other conditions are signs that you might have heart failure. Learn about tests your doctor may suggest to see if you have got heart failure.
Heart failure – a personal story
Being diagnosed with heart failure can be both emotionally and practically challenging. Watch this video about heart failure - listening to others who have experienced similar situations can be helpful.
Heart failure treatment
There are a number of lifestyle changes you can make to help prevent heart failure and medicine available from your doctor. Find out what treatments are available.