Features February 2019 Issue

Learn the Most Common Symptoms of Heart Failure

Shortness of breath when bending over can be a sign of heart failure.

Learn the Most Common Symptoms of Heart Failure

They can signify your condition is getting worse.

"It's good to know the symptoms of heart failure, because they can indicate that your heart is not functioning as well as it should. After you begin treatment, if your symptoms appear less often or become less severe, it tells us that your medications and lifestyle adjustments are working well to keep your heart performing to the best of its ability," says Cleveland Clinic heart failure specialist David Taylor, MD.

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