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7 Surprising Causes Of High Blood Pressure

7 Surprising Causes Of High Blood Pressure. Quick -– what causes high blood pressure? The first culprits that pop into your mind are likely to be: eating too much salt, being stressed out all the time, and alcohol abuse. And you would be right. But there are also less obvious causes of high blood pressure, […]

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Shock, Pathology of Different Types, Animation

Shock also called circulatory shock is a life-threatening clinical state characterized by body wide deficiency of blood supply causing oxygen deprivation buildup of waste products and eventual organ failure if untreated shock may have different causes and hence its classification into different types hypovolemic or low volume shock happens when the circulatory blood volume is […]

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4 Ways You Can Reduce High Blood Pressure
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4 Ways You Can Reduce High Blood Pressure

Most people who have high blood pressure have no idea that they have it. We bring you the bottom line on the silent symptoms of high blood pressure. Hi, I’m Pilar Gerasimo with a Bottom Line Expert report on high blood pressure. I’m here today with Dr. Suzanne Steinbaum. She is the director of Women’s […]

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Baroreflex Regulation of Blood Pressure, Animation.
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Baroreflex Regulation of Blood Pressure, Animation.

Baroreflex, or baroreceptor reflex, is one of the mechanisms the body uses to maintain stable blood pressure levels or homeostasis. Baroreflex is a rapid negative feedback loop in which an elevated blood pressure causes heart rate and blood pressure to decrease. Reversely, a decrease in blood pressure leads to an increased heart rate, returning blood […]

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Dispelling common blood pressure myths
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Dispelling common blood pressure myths

We are going to check your blood pressure. There are many factors that can affect your blood pressure, some more obvious than others. Determining your correct numbers is the first hurdle, says cardiologist Dr. Martin Myers. The less human beings are involved in measuring blood pressure, the better. That’s because people can skew the results […]

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Essential Hypertension
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Essential Hypertension

Here is a talk on essential hypertension. And it’s a broad topic. But I’m going to try and cram it into 10 minutes and give you most information that you’ll need to know. My name is John Roberts, MD. I’m currently a resident at Duke University in the Internal Medicine Residency Program. So let’s get […]

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Managing High Blood Pressure
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Managing High Blood Pressure

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: Nearly half the adults in America have high blood pressure. But because it develops slowly over time, many don’t even know they have the condition. The only way to know your blood pressure for sure is by testing it with the American Heart Association’s guidelines. There are two numbers in a blood […]

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Expert advice on how to reduce hypertension
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Expert advice on how to reduce hypertension

So, hypertension or high blood pressure as we all know it as can be dramatically improved by simple lifestyle changes. So, things like exercise has been shown to dramatically reduce high blood pressure. If you take 30 minutes of exercise five times a week, that has been shown in some studies to reduce blood pressure […]

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