This happens over time, as your heart grows weaker with each pump.
According to the American Heart Association, 5.8 million Americans were affected by heart failure in 2009, and the AHA expects this number to rise to eight million by 2030.
Fortunately, heart failure can be treated by changing your lifestyle, surgery (if needed), and by taking medication. However, if you're someone who wishes to steer away from pharmaceutical drugs, there are some natural ways you can treat heart failure.
What are these natural treatments?