High Blood Pressure and Natural Management Tips

What is High Blood Pressure By Dr. James Meschino, DC, MS, ND What is high blood pressure? High blood pressure is the abnormally high force of contraction of the heart muscle and it’s really contracting super hard, and/or it’s an abnormally high resistance of the blood flow in the arteries that are being fed the…

Patrick’s Story: Stroke Recovery

Hi. My name is Patrick and I had a stroke and I spent some time at Kindred Hospital rehab center and the hospital. I’m a restaurant manager and I was at work. I didn’t feel good and my assistant immediately called the ambulance. They took me to Valley Hospital and I was in the emergency…

What is a Stroke? Animated Explanation Video

Hello, in this HealthSketch we want to talk to you about stroke. It’s a bit of an odd name, stroke. It certainly has nothing to do with tennis strokes, swimming strokes or brush strokes. The word stroke comes from the idea receiving a ‘strike’ or ‘blow’ as that is how quickly strokes appear – all…

New Hypertension Guidance

You could be one of millions of people who suddenly have high blood pressure. Yeah, things have changed. The American Heart Association unveiled some new guidelines today that actually lowers the target blood pressure level. NBC Connecticut’s Jamie Ratliff here now with new information doctors are hoping will save some lives. This is all about…

Treatment of Hypertension in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

– Hello, I’m Elliot Antman, President of the American Heart Association. An important, new scientific statement dealing with hypertension was published today by the American Heart Association in collaboration with the American College of Cardiology and the American Society of Hypertension. It is published in the AHA’s journal, Hypertension and simultaneously in circulation the Journal…