British Heart Foundation – Your guide to 24 hour blood pressure and Holter monitoring tests

This film will show you what to expect if you are having a Holter monitor or 24-hour blood pressure monitoring test. Hi, my name’s Emily and I’m a cardiac physiologist here at the University Hospital of South Manchester at Wythinshaw Sometimes it’s important to monitor a patient for their blood pressure or heart rate. The benefits of wearing these monitors […]

Smoking dramatically increases the risk of cardiovascular disease

smoking dramatically increases the risk of cardiovascular disease including heart disease heart attack and stroke when cigarette smokers inhaled toxic gases pass through the lungs and into the bloodstream causing every organ to be exposed to these toxins tobacco within cigarettes contains nicotine and many other compounds as the compounds burn thousands of harmful chemicals are released many of these […]

CURE LOW BLOOD PRESSURE WITH RAISINS II किशमिश द्वारा निम्न रक्त चाप का रखाव

Welcome to healthcare at home. Now a days one problem can be seen every where even amongst the youths, that is of low blood pressure. In low blood pressure some times you get unconcious and you dont even come to know about that. So what to do to control the low blood pressure and that too at your home. There […]

High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy

High blood pressure and pregnancy are not necessarily a dangerous combination. But having high blood pressure during pregnancy requires special care, regardless of whether you diagnosed with this problem before or after conception. American Pregnancy Association says high blood pressure affects around 6 to 8 percent of pregnant women. During pregnancy, women may suffer from many types of high blood […]

Risk Factors for Heart Disease: Nutrition

Vegan. Vegetarian. Gluten free. High-carb. Low-carb. No-carb. Trying to eat healthier? Overwhelmed with all the options out there? There are so many benefits to keeping healthy eating habits. You can reduce your chance of developing diabetes, heart disease, obesity, cancer. Have more energy, and feel better! With all of the information swirling around out there it’s hard to know where […]

#11: Hypertension: The Silent Killer

They call it “The Silent Killer.” That’s because most people feel nothing, even when the condition is relatively severe. Many people don’t even know they have it. But left untreated, this monster can cause untold damage to tissues and organs all over the body –particularly the heart, kidneys, and brain. Those are important. I’m talking about hypertension, or high blood […]

Heart Attack Quiz – The Nebraska Medical Center

Somebody who’s having chest pain should call 9-1-1. I often tell my patients that I would rather you would come to the emergency room be evaluated for what isn’t a heart attack, than to stay home, have a heart attack and then end up in severe problems. I think if you have any concern that this is a heart attack […]

Detecting Heart Disease | Amita Health Heart Scan

someone suffers a heart attack every 40 seconds in the United States. The good news is that heart attacks can be prevented. Dr. Agnieska Silbert of Amita Health Heart and Vascular Institute explains. A heart attack can occur without any prior warning signs. That’s why for men over 35 and women over 45 years old with risk factors such as […]