Introduction to Pharmacology

This is a book that introduces pharmacology for everyone. It is easy and quick to understand what doctor prescribing can help you. This book is organized by the illnesses and not by the drug chemicals that you often see from the pharmacology books or medicine reference from the internet, it will be easy to find…

Diagnosing Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)

diagnosing pulmonary arterial hypertension pas overview pulmonary arterial hypertension Pas is a rare but serious type of high blood Pressure it mimics several other heart, and lung conditions pas causes many of the same symptoms as heart disease and asthma Distinguishing between those conditions and pas can be difficult but, several tests and tools can…

Mudbug March stomps out pulmonary hypertension

A MUDBUG MARCH IN NEW ORLEANS TODAY TO STOMP OUT PULMONARY HYPERTENSION. DOZENS OF PEOPLE SPENT THEIR SUNDAY AT CITY PARK FOR A 1-MILE WALK SILENT AUCTION, MUSIC AND FOOD. THE EVENT WAS IN HONOR OF CHELSEA YATES, WHO WAS DIAGNOSED WITH PULMONARY HYPERTENSION AT JUST 15-YEARS-OLD AND DIED 11 YEARS LATER, IN 2011. TO…

Hypertension Discussion Part 5

WALLACE: My mother…uncles aunties, yeah cousins Alright so It just runs in my family. DR. MEYERS: There is without question a higher risk of having hypertension if you’re african-american and certainly hypertension results in a lot more disease and mortality or death rates in folks that are african-american. DR. CLARKE: I think part of it…

World Hypertension Day

– Welcome. My name is Anne Leonard. I’m a science and medical advisor with the American Heart Association. I have the pleasure of being here with Dr. Dan Lackland who is one of our really valued volunteers with the American Heart. Dr. Lackland is involved with several counselors within the American Heart Association. The stroke…

UM study challenges current blood pressure guidelines

LEFT LANE WITH SPEEDS CLOCKING IN AT 22 MILES PER HOUR. Janine: TOPPING TODAY’S HEALTH NEWS THE LATEST RESEARCH OUT OF UNIVERSITIES OF MIAMI MILLER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE IS CHALLENGING CURRENT BLOOD PRESSURE GUIDELINES. LOCAL10 MEDICAL SPECIALIST KRISTI KRUEGER HAS DETAILS ON THEIR FINDINGS. Kristi: SOME BIG CHANGES AND CONTROVERSY WHEN IT COMES TO BLOOD…

Risk Factors of Hypertension

Your blood pressure value is considered as hypertension when constantly there is a blood pressure of more than 140/90 mmHg. What are the risk factors of Hypertension? 1. Age 2. A family history of hypertension 3. Smoking and tobacco consumption 4. Regular alcohol intake 5. Lack of physical activity 6. Increased salt intake in the…