Heart failure happens when the heart is unable to pump blood at the rate the body demands. The heart is still working however not as efficiently as required. Symptoms of heart failure may include a shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, feeling of tiredness, swelling, weight gain and a lack of awareness or alertness. Heart condition may be treated with lifestyle changes, medication and in some cases, surgery. Natural therapies including nutritional supplements, herbal therapies and acupuncture can help treat heart failure.
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