10 Signs of Hypertension

10 Signs of Hypertension. Although hypertension is a common condition among adults, it is still a very serious diagnosis. High blood pressure can have a lasting effect on your health if left untreated. Those who have hypertension are at an increased risk of heart attack, stroke, and other major illnesses. Luckily, it is very easy to treat and manage. If […]

Weight loss and regain in relation to diabetes and cardiovascular disease mortality: Cuba 1980-2010

Cardiovascular Disease and Diabetes are currently two of the most important diseases worldwide But population science has given us the tools to combat these epidemics – with control of the major risk factors for both diseases – Unhealthy Diet, Physical Inactivity, and its Overweight/Obesity – we can greatly reduce the disease burden. Therefore it is critical that we put into […]

Therapeutic Hypothermia Treatment for Heart Attack

A REALLY COOL MEDICAL TECHNIQUE IS SAVING LIVES FOLLOWING CARDIAC ARREST. WELCOME TO MEMORIAL HEALTH AND YOU. WITH US TODAY IS DR. JOSEPH BOSARGE, MEMORIAL INTENSIVE CARE UNIT MEDICAL DIRECTOR. DR. BOSARGE WHAT IS THE PRINCIPLE BEHIND HYPOTHERMIA THERAPY? THERAPEUTIC HYPOTHERMIA IS BASED ON OBSERVATIONS OF DROWNING VICTIMS IN ICY WATER BEING REVIVED AFTER LONG PERIODS OF TIME WITH LITTLE […]

Mediterranean Diet Significantly Lowers Risk of Heart Attack

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