What is hypertension? | Circulatory system diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

Let’s talk about hypertension. And I’ll write that here, hypertension. And hypertension basically means high blood pressure. And we actually categorize it in different groups. So let’s use my blood pressure, 115 over 75 as an example. And I had drawn a small figure for you where I had blood pressure on this side and I had time […]

Myelodysplastic syndromes – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Myelodysplastic syndromes, or MDS, are a group of rare blood disorders associated with faulty development of blood cells in the bone marrow. MDS can affect individuals of all ages, but it’s more common after the age of 60. Blood cells develop from hematopoietic stem cells, through a process called hematopoiesis. This involves a number of divisions, and eventually, […]

This Common Drink Cures ED in Men With High Blood Pressure

This common drink cures erectile dysfunction in men with high blood pressure With prescriptions of ED medications being at peak levels and also the number of men suffering deadly side effects You may be happy to hear that a common cheap drink can be just as effective Here’s the hint 85% of Americans drink it every day Just […]

Information on Benicar a Prescription Medication Used to Treat High Blood Pressure

Benicar is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure. Benicar is in a class of medications called angiotensin II receptor antagonists. It works by blocking the action of certain natural substances that tighten the blood vessels, allowing the blood to flow more smoothly and the heart to pump more efficiently. This medication comes in tablet form […]

Hemostasis | Advanced hematologic system physiology | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

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Diabetes Type 2 – Medication – Metformin, Glimepiride, Rosiglitazone & Insulin

Medication, very important subject. I started on diet until about 2000. In 2000 the Metformin started, it was ordinary Metformin. I can’t remember how many milligrams but it was quite a bit. I’m afraid that didn’t really help me a great deal, which you might be in the same position, and then Rosiglitazone followed, Sulfonylureas, we tried various […]

Coronary steal syndrome – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Learning medicine is hard work! Osmosis makes it easy. It takes your lectures and notes to create a personalized study plan with exclusive videos, practice questions and flashcards, and so much more. Try it free today! Coronary steal syndrome is a condition that occurs due to dilation of coronary arteries in the presence of coronary artery disease, which […]

What’s inside of blood? | Lab values and concentrations | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

Let’s say that I go to the doctor’s office, and I hate when this happens, but I, once in a while, have to have my blood drawn. And the reason I hate it is that I’m kind of a chicken when it comes to getting my blood drawn. I don’t like needles. But of course, I do as […]

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