Hypertension symptoms and categories | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

All right. Let’s talk about hypertension. And the first thing we have to do is understand the two main categories, or types, of hypertension that are out there. So there are two types, primary– and this is actually also called essential hypertension. You might hear that word, essential. And secondary. And I’ll write that as a two. And […]

Calculate your own body mass index | Miscellaneous | Heatlh & Medicine | Khan Academy

So let’s talk about body mass index, BMI. This is a term that’s often discussed, and so let’s first figure out how it’s calculated. How do we figure this out? So if you have a little stick person, what you could do is have them step on a scale. And you get their weight. So the first thing […]

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 […]

Why haven’t we cured arthritis? – Kaitlyn Sadtler and Heather J. Faust

While regaling you with daring stories from her youth, it might be hard to believe your grandmother used to be a trapeze artist. However, the bad backs, elbow pain, and creaky knees so common in older people is more than just “old age.” In fact, the source of this stiffness plagues many young people as well. The culprit […]

Lifestyle Medicine Is the Standard of Care for Prediabetes

“Lifestyle Medicine Is the Standard of Care for Prediabetes” For people with prediabetes, lifestyle modification is now considered the cornerstone of diabetes prevention. Diet-wise that means individuals with prediabetes or diabetes diabetes should aim to reduce their intake of excess calories, saturated fat, and trans fat. Too many of us consume a diet with too many of these […]

CURE LOW BLOOD PRESSURE WITH YOGA & PRANAYAM II योग एवं प्राणायाम द्वारा निम्न रक्त चाप का इलाज II

Namaskaar !!!! You all are welcome to Maha Mantras Yoga Now we will talk about Low Blood Pressure Why Low Blood Pressure happens? Our Eating habits , our routine of sleeping & awakening Deficiency of oxygen in our blood Feeling dullness in your body So how to get rid of this, let us tell you about this. Will […]

Chiropractic Doesn’t Cure Anything

Can chiropractors cure anything? That’s a question I often get. And sometimes it’s sincere and sometimes it’s a little bit in spite, but it’s the wrong question. Chiropractors can’t cure anything. Nor do they want to. Chiropractors can’t treat hardly anything. They can treat a spine. They can treat a misalignment according to their scope of practice. And […]