Harvard Heart Letter

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy: Optimism tinged with caution

Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy is a thickening of the heart's inner dividing wall that can weaken the heart's ability to pump blood effectively. Though its effects vary considerably, many people are able to live normally with the condition. Here are a few general guidelines for living with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy:
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