Heart failure is a condition that affects almost 5 million Americans. Hundreds of thousands of new cases are diagnosed each year. However, many people with heart failure do not know they have it. If your health care provider has told you that you have heart failure, there are many things you can do to take care of yourself.
The following web sites may be helpful in answering some of your questions. Please remember that your health care provider is your best source of information about your specific problems.