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There are so many types of heart diseases that they are grouped into different families, according to the World Heart Federation. These families include rheumatic, hypertensive, ischemic, cerebrovascular and inflammatory... More »

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There are many online sources where a person can find a list of heart diseases including WebMD, MedicineNet and the World Heart Federation. Some of the many heart diseases mentioned at these online sources include angina... More »

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A list of diseases that can lead to heart disease include diabetes and rheumatoid arthritis, according to Mayo Clinic. Kawasaki disease and high blood pressure can also lead to heart disease, says WebMD, as can ankylosin... More »

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Several genetic conditions, which run in families, are linked to heart disease, such as hypertension, abnormal blood lipids, high cholesterol and type 2 diabetes, according to the World Heart Federation. Another genetic ... More »

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Rheumatic heart disease is a preventable and controllable chronic heart condition arising from acute rheumatic fever, says the World Heart Federation. Strep infection complications can cause rheumatic fever. Acute rheuma... More »

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Five modifiable risk factors for cardiovascular disease include high blood pressure, obesity, tobacco use, high cholesterol and lack of physical activity, according to the World Heart Federation. Additional risk factors ... More »

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There are many online sources where a person can find a list of heart diseases including WebMD, MedicineNet and the World Heart Federation. Some of the many heart diseases mentioned at these online sources include angina... More »

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