Female Doctor Listens To Patient’s Heart
Oct 1, 2021 Education

How to Distinguish Myocarditis from Other Heart Conditions

It can be scary to be diagnosed with any type of heart condition, but with assistance from the Myocarditis Foundation, you can access...
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Sep 17, 2021 Education - Research News

Advances in Using Regenerative Medicine as a Therapy for Myocarditis

Although it works tirelessly day in and day out, the heart is one of the only muscles in the body that regenerates little to no muscle...
Virus Mono Blue
Sep 10, 2021 COVID-19 - Education

How Viruses Cause Myocardial Injury

While there is much to be learned about myocarditis, we know that viral infections are among the most common causes of the condition....
Doctor Listening To Heart Of Patient
Aug 6, 2021 Education

Your First Steps after a Myocarditis Diagnosis

Myocarditis is an uncommon inflammatory disease, causing inflammation of the heart muscle that can limit your heart's ability to pump...
Doctor Displays Chest X-Ray.
Dec 10, 2020 Education

Frequent Causes of Cardiomyopathy

Cardiomyopathy is a deformation of the heart muscle. Walls of the heart become enlarged, inflamed, or brittle, limiting their ability to...
Doctor Checking Patient For Arrhythmias.
Nov 20, 2020 Education - Enlarged Heart

Signs and Symptoms that May Point to an Enlarged Heart

Cardiomegaly is a medical term referring to an enlarged heart muscle. The condition is obvious on an X-ray, as a patient’s heart appears...
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Nov 20, 2020 Education - Myocarditis Victims (Pediatric)

Mechanical Circulatory Support Saves Lives in Children with Myocarditis

  Myocarditis is rare in children. When it appears, however, treatment is difficult. While the muscle slowly recovers,...
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Nov 10, 2020 COVID-19 - Education

The Importance of Social Distancing and Wearing a Mask When You Have Heart Disease

By now, you are probably familiar with pandemic safety guidelines. Maintain a six-foot distance from other people, wash your hands,...