Home > Medical > Heart Health > About heart About heart All sections in Heart » About Heart » Children & Heart Disease » Congenital Heart Disease » Emergency Treatment » FAQs » Diet and your Heart » Health Tips » Heart and Exercise » Heart Attack » Heart Transplants » After a Heart Attack » Multimedia » Heart News » Obesity » Smoking & your Heart » Stress & your Heart » Tests & Procedures » The Heart in Space » Treatment » Women & Heart Disease Eat Albany Superior Low G.I. bread for long-lasting energy One of the best ways to balance blood sugar and energy levels is by eating low G.I. bread Coronary artery disease (CAD) Coronary artery disease (CAD), also known as coronary heart disease (CHD), occurs when the coronary arteries (the blood vessels that supply oxygen-rich blood to the heart muscle) gradually become narrowed or blocked by plaque (a combination of fatty material, calcium, scar tissue, and proteins) deposits. Pulmonary thromboembolism Pulmonary thromboembolism is the sudden obstruction of a lung artery due to a blood clot that dislodged somewhere else in the body. Ask Cardiologist » Quiz Is your diet heart-healthy? » Quiz Could I have high cholesterol? » Subscribe Newsletters » Simple tips on keeping a healthy heart 7 steps to a healthier heart Cardiomyopathy - from Natural Standard Cardiomyopathy refers to several diseases that affect the myocardium (heart muscle) and are associated with mechanical and/or electrical dysfunction. Heart disorders (heart disease) Heart disease, or heart disorders, are conditions that affect the heart muscle or the blood vessels of the heart. Heart disease and HIV/AIDS Patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) have an increased risk of developing heart disease. Arteriosclerosis (atherosclerosis) In arteriosclerosis, there is a thickening, hardening, and loss of elasticity of the walls of arteries. load more articles advertisement From our sponsors Your retirement - a healthy mindset So many people, why so alone? You can still enjoy the sweet things in life Take the sugar test, it could save your life.