Heart murmur sounds (cardiac auscultation sounds)

[Lyt til hver hjerteklap, mens du føler over halspulsåren] James, nu vil jeg lytte til brystet og føle pulsen i halsen samtidigt. OK? [At identificere den første hjerterytme, følg halspulsåren mens du lytter] [mitral-klapper – femte interkostale mellemrum langs midtklavikulærlinjen] [tricuspidal-klapper – fjerde interkostale mellemrum ved brystbenets venstre kant] [pulmonal-klappen – andet interkostale mellemrum ved…

How Not to Die from Heart Disease

“How Not to Die from Heart Disease” The most likely reason most of our loved ones will die is heart disease. It’s still up to each of us to make our own decisions as to what to eat and how to live — but we should make these choices consciously, educating ourselves about the predictable…

How to Treat High Blood Pressure with Diet

“How to Treat High Blood Pressure with Diet” High blood pressure ranks as the #1 risk factor for death and disability in the world. Previously, I showed how a plant-based diet may prevent high blood pressure, but what if you already have it? The American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the Centers…

What Diet Should Physicians Recommend?

“What Diet Should Physicians Recommend?” In 2013, a Nutritional Update for Physicians was published in the official journal of Kaiser Permanente, the largest managed care organization in the United States which covers about nine million people with about 15,000 physicians, who were told that healthy eating may be best achieved with a plant-based diet, defined…

Tips for Taking Blood Pressure Medicines As Directed

[NARRATOR] Meet America’s adults over 65. Seventy percent of them have high blood pressure… and nearly fifty percent of those don’t have it under control. Even with Medicare Part D coverage, about 5 million adults aren’t taking their blood pressure medicines as directed. So why does that matter? Because high blood pressure is one of…

Tracking Blood Pressure: Check. Change. Control.

(beating heart) – Since I’ve been on it, I have been taken off one blood pressure medicine. (cheering and applause) – By tracking your numbers then you’re able to see first hand where you are in that process of achieving that goal of where you want to be in terms of your blood pressure. But…