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Heart failure (HF) is a condition in which a problem with the structure or function of the heart impairs its ability to supply sufficient blood flow to meet the body's needs. It should not be confused with cardiac arrest or myocardial infarction.
Patiromer lowers hyperkalemia risk in heart failure patients taking RAASi therapy

Patiromer lowers hyperkalemia risk in heart failure patients taking RAASi therapy

Extension study shows mavacamten’s efficacy and safety in treating hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Extension study shows mavacamten’s efficacy and safety in treating hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

New drug shows promise in relieving symptoms associated with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

New drug shows promise in relieving symptoms associated with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

Global study demonstrates some benefits of flu vaccine in people with heart failure

Global study demonstrates some benefits of flu vaccine in people with heart failure

New evidence on how salt reduction can benefit heart failure patients

New evidence on how salt reduction can benefit heart failure patients

Limiting sodium intake results in improved quality of life for patients with heart failure

Limiting sodium intake results in improved quality of life for patients with heart failure

'Stroke-heart syndrome' may put stroke survivors at higher risk for future cardiovascular events

'Stroke-heart syndrome' may put stroke survivors at higher risk for future cardiovascular events

Clinical algorithm distinguishes between untreatable and treatable form of sudden cardiac arrest

Clinical algorithm distinguishes between untreatable and treatable form of sudden cardiac arrest

Good hydration may be linked with reduced risk of heart failure

Good hydration may be linked with reduced risk of heart failure

Fourth COVID-19 vaccine dose substantially reduces mortality in the elderly

Fourth COVID-19 vaccine dose substantially reduces mortality in the elderly

Spirituality can have a positive impact on quality of life for heart failure patients

Spirituality can have a positive impact on quality of life for heart failure patients

Computer algorithm predicts coronary artery disease-related events based on voice recordings

Computer algorithm predicts coronary artery disease-related events based on voice recordings

Daily coffee intake associated with benefits to heart health

Daily coffee intake associated with benefits to heart health

Metabolic-immune interaction appears to be the cause of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction

Metabolic-immune interaction appears to be the cause of heart failure with preserved ejection fraction

Researchers aim to study the underlying pathophysiology of diastolic heart failure

Researchers aim to study the underlying pathophysiology of diastolic heart failure

Heart attack survivors with depression more likely to suffer a stroke

Heart attack survivors with depression more likely to suffer a stroke

Rubella antibodies vs. COVID-19

Rubella antibodies vs. COVID-19

Men with periodontitis and erectile dysfunction more likely to suffer major adverse cardiovascular event

Men with periodontitis and erectile dysfunction more likely to suffer major adverse cardiovascular event

AI system can help detect the degree and severity of heart transplant rejection

AI system can help detect the degree and severity of heart transplant rejection

Researchers evaluate predictors for mortality in hospitalized COVID-19 patients

Researchers evaluate predictors for mortality in hospitalized COVID-19 patients