How stress affects your brain – Madhumita Murgia

Are you sleeping restlessly, feeling irritable or moody, forgetting little things, and feeling overwhelmed and isolated? Don’t worry. We’ve all been there. You’re probably just stressed out. Stress isn’t always a bad thing. It can be handy for a burst of extra energy and focus, like when you’re playing a competitive sport, or have to…

7 Best Herbs for Kidney Cleansing

Your kidneys are organs that are shaped like a bean. They are located at the backside of your abdomen. They provide your body with very important functions. Particularly, they are primarily responsible for filtering waste and toxins from your bloodstream. They also release important hormones into your body: erythropoietin, renin, and calcitriol. Those hormones are…

New Guidelines for High Blood Pressure

– The number of Americans considered to have high blood pressure just went up because doctors and health groups lowered the threshold for hypertension. KCTV5’s Natalie Davis explains what this means for your health, and the health of your family. – The idea is to flag the problem early on to prevent worse problems down…

Hypertension – Men’s Health PITCH

I’m Dr. Bruce Campbell, here to deliver your Men’s Health Pitch. What is possibly the single most neglected medical condition? High blood pressure, also known as hypertension. It is estimated that a staggering 36 million adults in the United States have uncontrolled blood pressure, and of these, 14 million are unaware of their hypertension. An…

Heart Failure

your heart is a muscular organ that pumps blood containing the oxygen and nutrients your body needs the pumping sections of the heart are the right atrium right ventricle left atrium and left ventricle in your heart oxygen-poor blood flows from your body through large veins into your right atrium next your blood moves into…

WomenHeart Champions 2011 (cc)

It is really a pleasure… It has been a pleasure working with the organizers of this conference who have… clearly have a passion for helping women and improving the care of women. I feel a little bit when I come to Nashville that I’m coming home I was born here and my whole family and…