Pharmacist Discusses Medications for Kidney Disease

hi my name is Linda Awdishu and I’m a pharmacist at UC San Diego chronic kidney disease clinic in this module you are going to learn about medications used in kidney disease I hope you find the information you need to make an informed choice about what medicines to take to maintain your kidney health…

With You Until PH Isn’t

Pulmonary Hypertension (PH) is a rare disease of the heart and lungs it leaves patients alone and afraid it leaves physicians frustrated and discouraged it is fatal but we plant to CHANGE THAT NO-ONE ELSE CAN DO WHAT WE CAN DO TOGETHER BECAUSE NO-ONE ELSE HAS DONE WHAT WE HAVE DONE TOGETHER IN THE FIGHT…

Atrial Septal Defect (ASD), Animation.

Atrial septal defect, or ASD, is a congenital heart defect in which blood flows abnormally between the two atria of the heart. Normally, the atria are separated by a wall called the interatrial septum. In ASD patients, this septum is defective allowing blood flow between the two chambers. During fetal development, when the interatrial septum…

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…

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…

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…