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Today, more people with heart failure are living longer and enjoying an improved quality of life thanks to treatment advances. Lifestyle changes also can improve signs and symptoms.
Heart failure is a chronic condition that is managed with medications and sometimes a medical device. Sometimes, heart failure can be reversed by treating the underlying condition that is causing it. Heart failure symptoms may worsen if it is not treated.
Find out about cardiac resynchronization therapy
Learn about lifestyle changes, medications and surgery
Last Reviewed: April 25, 2011 V-00304