Heart Disease Health Center WebMD This site provides symptoms of heart disease, treatments, prevention techniques, suggested reading lists, news articles, message boards, and related topic centers. The material is comprehensive, yet understandable.
Heart Center Mayo Clinic This site, created by the Mayo Clinic, focuses on understanding heart health and the ways to treat and take control of the disease. The information is extremely comprehensive and breaks very detailed medical information down into understandable sections.
The Atlas of Heart Disease and Stroke World Health Organization This document contains a complete review of the topic of heart disease and stroke. The publication contains sections on cardiovascular disease, risk factors, how to prevent and treat the conditions, milestones in the knowledge about heart and vascular disorders, and data tables from around the world regarding the occurrence in different groups. Each chapter and sub-topic is available as a PDF document or you may order a hard copy. The material is presented well and includes pictures to clarify points.
Healthy Heart Guide David Brown Provides information on assessing and lowering your risk of heart disease. Covers the risk factors to recognize and treat as well as a heart healthy diet and exercise regimen.
Texas Heart Institute Heart Information Service Texas Heart Institute Heart Information Service This organization answers questions on cardiovascular health via phone, mail, or email. The website contains literature (fact sheets, resources, publications) on aneurisms, cholesterol, heart transplants, stroke patients, women and heart disease and other related heart-health topics. The site is also available in Spanish.