Blood transfusion – patient information

My name is Jeannie Callum and I’m a transfusion medicine physician at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and University Health Network. You’ve been asked to view this video today because your physician is recommending transfusion as part of your treatment plan. This video will cover the process of having a transfusion, the benefits of transfusion, the risks of transfusion and the […]

Breathing meditation | Live well with blood cancer

We’re going to do a mindfulness exercise where we’re paying attention to the breath. So when we practise mindfulness of our breathing, we’re not trying to change the way we breathe. All we’re trying to do is notice it, pay attention, and that can help us become much more present, much more connected with our body, with our emotions. Much […]

Foods to Lower Blood Pressure

Foods to Lower Blood pressure include several super foods to lower blood pressure and lose weight at home. Chia seed is a super food that has been know to lower blood pressure. Chia seed is high in antioxidants and is a natural anti inflammatory due to the large amount of omega thress in this super food that lowers blood pressure […]

Lymphoma Treatment Evolution | Michael Maris, M.D. | Colorado Blood Cancer Institute

– The treatment of lymphoma has changed dramatically over the last 10 years. There are very specific agents that block specific abnormalities in the cancer cells that drives proliferation, and there’s been a cornucopia of different agents that have become available. Some of them are commercially available but some of them are currently being developed in clinical trials.

High Blood Pressure Diet and Remedies : Top 10 Fruits To Lower and Control High Blood Pressure

If you’re suffering from high blood pressure (hypertension), this video will show you about top 10 fruits that help to lower your blood pressure and control high blood pressure. 1. Blueberry Blueberry is among the healthiest fruits you can eat, assuming you don’t overdo it. They’re relatively low in sugar while being high in fiber and heart-healthy antioxidants. Nitric oxide […]

Home Remedies for High Blood Pressure

Do you suffer high blood pressure or cholesterol? This home remedy the Amish discovered is proven to cure many different types of diseases and help your immune system in general. The ingredients in this home remedy when mixed become effective and useful high blood pressure. 1 clove garlic grated 1 TBS of lemon juice 1 piece fresh grated ginger 1 […]