Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension is similar to cancer and inflammation (1)

– What is pulmonary arterial hypertension? How to recognize its symptoms? Dr. Anton Titov MD What causes pulmonary arterial hypertension? – The definition of pulmonary arterial hypertension – in a way I wish we’d never called it that, because all it really implies that there is an increase in pressure. But when you get down to the disease state itself, […]

Meet Dr. Tara Gregory | Colorado Blood Cancer Institute

(pleasant music) – So CBCI is a blood cancer practice here in Denver, and we’re the biggest transplant center for blood cancers in the Rocky Mountain region. And it’s a really exciting place to work, we have lots of clinical trials available, we take care of patients who have blood problems that range from cancers to non-cancers, to bleeding. Very […]

Margaret, Heart Attack at age 35

My first heart attack was, as you might imagine, quite a harrowing experience. I never would have dreamed that at 35 years of age I was susceptible to a heart attack. I was getting dreadful angina particularly while walking. I’d walk my young son, who was seven at the time, I walk him to school and just about pass out […]

Resistant Hypertension | FAQ with Oscar Cingolani

(mystical music)>>So resistant hypertension is a hypertension that is not controlled with three or more medications, including a diuretic, which is a water pill. We don’t know exactly what causes it. There is multi genes that can be responsible for resistant hypertension. But we do know that patients who have resistant hypertension are more likely to have an identifiable cause. […]

Where You Carry Fat May Increase High Blood Pressure Risk

Remember the old slogan, “If you can pinch an inch?” Well.. If you’re overweight, exactly where you carry that fat may further increase your already high risk of high blood pressure. I’m Rachelle Grossman with your latest health news. New research shows that fat stored around your midsection or belly fat, is more likely to cause hypertension than similar concentrations […]