Browse All Intensives

Browse All Intensives

ANTIBIOTICS and PNEUMONIA

Antibiotics kill germs, pneumonia germs, an awful lung infection that happens to people with congestive heart failure.

Cellulitis

Cellulitis is a skin infection that makes your skin painful, red, and hot!

CHF with Preserved Ejection Fraction

(ejection fraction = EF)
When people have CHF, their hearts do a lousy job of beating and pumping blood around the body.

CHF without Preserved Ejection Fraction

(ejection fraction = EF)
When people have CHF, their hearts do a lousy job of beating and pumping blood around the body.

Depression

Most people with advanced congestive heart failure are depressed.That probably doesn’t come as a big surprise. They can barely leave the house.

Pressure Pills

Pressure pills treat high blood pressure. For a patient with congestive heart failure, reducing blood pressure is one key to relieving heart strain.

Shortness of Breath

People with CHF have trouble with shortness of breath. They feel winded. They can’t catch their breath.

Sleep Problems

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The Hard Road of a Caregiver

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Venous Stasis Ulcers

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Water Pills

People with congestive heart failure have a problem: Their bodies hold onto extra water — it’s called water retention.

Water Retention

Water collects in the bodies of people with CHF. And that causes problems.