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Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of death in the United States, but it can be prevented by making good lifestyle choices. Learn about the causes and symptoms of coronary heart disease as well as methods for treatment and prevention.

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How common is CHD?

CHD is an important variable that should not be ignored. Learn more about CHD and see how common it is with the help of the information in this article.


Coronary Heart Disease 101

Coronary Heart Disease 101

Coronary heart disease is the most common form of cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death. Find out how coronary heart disease works. See more »

Symptoms of Coronary Heart Disease

Symptoms of Coronary Heart Disease

The symptoms of coronary heart disease can be different for men and women. Learn how to recognize the symptoms of this serious condition. See more »

Symptoms of Coronary Heart Disease in Women

Symptoms of Coronary Heart Disease in Women

Symptoms of coronary heart disease in women tend to be subtle, such as mild angina. Find out if you should be screened for coronary heart disease. See more »

Coronary Heart Disease Overview

Coronary Heart Disease Overview

Coronary heart disease overview provides a basic understanding of CHD. Learn more about coronary heart disease from Discovery Health. See more »

Coronary Risk Factors

Coronary Risk Factors

Coronary risk factors are important to know. Learn to identify your coronary risk factors from Discovery Health. See more »

What are the CHD risk factors I can control?

What are the CHD risk factors I can control?

What are controllable CHD risk factors? Learn more about CHD risk factors at Discovery Health. See more »

How can I be sure I have CHD?

How can I be sure I have CHD?

How can I be sure I have CHD? Learn more about how you can sure if you have CHD at Discovery Health. See more »

How common is CHD?

How common is CHD?

How common is CHD? Learn about how common CHD is at Discovery Health. See more »

How could I have CHD and have no symptoms?

How could I have CHD and have no symptoms?

How could I have CHD but no symptoms? Learn more about how you could have CHD but no symptoms at Discovery Health. See more »

How is CHD treated?

How is CHD treated?

How CHD treated? Learn more about how CHD is treated at Discovery Health. See more »