September 15, 2019
High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)(2019) – Symptoms, Cause, Treatment, Lifestyle.

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)(2019) – Symptoms, Cause, Treatment, Lifestyle.

do you know someone suffering from high blood pressure chances are you do high blood pressure is a very common health problem and the risk increases with age in the United States nearly forty six percent of adults have high blood pressure or hypertension as we call it in medicine this condition has no symptoms […]

Hypertension and blood vessel damage | Circulatory System and Disease | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Hypertension and blood vessel damage | Circulatory System and Disease | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] So there are a bunch of organs in our body, right? All of which are, well, pretty important to our survival. So, some of these organs are especially vulnerable to, and can be seriously damaged by high blood pressure, or hypertension. Sometimes we call these organs target organs. A few example target organs […]

Treatment of hypertension | Circulatory System and Disease | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Treatment of hypertension | Circulatory System and Disease | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

– [Voiceover] So the 8th Joint National Committee, or JNC-8, has recently proposed some useful guidelines for when to treat patients with high blood pressure and what blood pressure you should be shooting for. So if you’re over 60 years old, treatment should be administered to try and lower your systolic blood pressure to less […]

What Happens When Your Blood Pressure Is Low – Signs and Symptoms Of Low Blood Pressure

What Happens When Your Blood Pressure Is Low – Signs and Symptoms Of Low Blood Pressure

what happens when your blood pressure is low – Signs and Symptoms of Low Blood Pressure What is blood pressure? Blood pressure is generated by the heart that pumps blood into the arteries and is regulated by the arteries’ response to blood flow. Blood pressure is one of the vital signs of the body. It […]

Check-Up: Is Whitecoat Hypertension Real? (Audrey Carrier, DO)

Check-Up: Is Whitecoat Hypertension Real? (Audrey Carrier, DO)

Whitecoat hypertension is elevations in the blood pressure readings when you go to the physician’s office. It can be very stressful and stress is one of those things that do raise our blood pressure. Some things that we do in the office to determine if someone’s elevated blood pressure readings are true or whitecoat hypertension […]

Preeclampsia & eclampsia – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Preeclampsia & eclampsia – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Preeclampsia is a disorder that only happens in pregnant women – it occurs after 20 weeks’ gestation, and in some cases develops up to 6 weeks after delivery. Preeclampsia causes new-onset hypertension and proteinuria – protein in the urine, which is a marker of kidney damage – and can also cause damage to other organs […]

Video: This is when low blood pressure is cause for concern

Video: This is when low blood pressure is cause for concern

EXPLAINS IN TONIGHT’S WOMAN’S DOCTOR. MEGAN LINDSEY STANTON HAPPENS rtTO : BE A NURSE, BUT WHEN SHE’S A PATIENT, SHE’S ALWAYS INTERESTED IN KNOWING HER BLOOD PRESSURE. X I LIKE TO KEEP AN EYE ON THE rtNUMBERS THAT INDICATE MY HEALTH. MEGAN SHE STARTED PAYING CLOSER : ATTENTION AFTER A SCARE FROM A DENTAL PROCEDURE.>>I […]

NDEP| Hypoglycemia and Diabetes

NDEP| Hypoglycemia and Diabetes

On-screen: Hypoglycemia (low blood sugar) and Diabetes On-screen: What does it feel like when your blood sugar is low? KIM: Low blood sugars can feel many different ways. JENNIFER: I feel really tired. MICHAEL: My vision changes. KIM: Definitely ravenous hunger, sweating. ANDRE: I get very dizzy and lightheaded. JENNIFER: I get thirsty, I need […]