Individuals who have experienced heart attacks or congestive heart failure can improve the strength of their heart with appropriate exercise combined with healthy eating habits, reports National Jewish Health. Always spe... More »

Prevention of a weak heart that can ultimately lead to heart disease involves modifying lifestyle habits to stop smoking, incorporate 30 minutes of exercise into the daily routine and consume heart-healthy foods, accordi... More »

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Symptoms of a weak heart muscle include breathlessness, swelling in lower extremities, fatigue, irregular heartbeats and dizziness, according to Mayo Clinic. Cardiomyopathy is the technical term for this condition. These... More »

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Prevention of a weak heart that can ultimately lead to heart disease involves modifying lifestyle habits to stop smoking, incorporate 30 minutes of exercise into the daily routine and consume heart-healthy foods, accordi... More »

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The signs of end stage congestive heart failure include breath shortness, exercise intolerance, fluid retention and swelling, which occur when a person is at rest, according to emedicinehealth. A patient in end stage con... More »

Atrial fibrillation may result from conditions that affect the heart such as heart attacks, hypertension, hyperthyroidism, lung diseases and coronary artery disease, according to Mayo Clinic. Stress-related pneumonia, si... More »

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According to the Mayo Clinic, possible causes of Afib, or atrial fibrillation, include heart attacks, high blood pressure, congenital heart defects, an overactive thyroid gland, metabolic imbalances, lung diseases, sick ... More »

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