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High Blood Pressure Basics


When left untreated, hypertension can cause life-threatening consequences like stroke or heart attack. Find out what’s really happening in your body when your heart is working overtime due to high blood pressure. Comments on this video are allowed in accordance ...

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Life's Simple 7: Manage Blood Pressure


Life’s Simple 7 focuses on the seven steps you can take to make a difference in your health: control cholesterol, manage blood pressure, reduce blood sugar, stop smoking, lose weight, get active and eat better. Visit http://spr.ly/6058833gu to learn more. ...

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Treating High Blood Pressure


Hypertension can often be controlled with healthy habits and, when necessary, medication. Learn about the risk factors, benefits of taking medication as prescribed, and ways to work with your pharmacist to effectively lower blood pressure. Comments on this video are ...

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When should you take your blood pressure medicine?


Luke Laffin, MD, is a preventive cardiologist and Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation in the Section of Preventive Cardiology, who specializes in difficult to treat blood pressure. Dr. Laffin addresses the question: When is the best time to take blood ...

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Learn Exercises to Help Lower Your Blood Pressure and Slow Your Heart Rate


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Blood Pressure Control – MedStar Health


High blood pressure is a major risk factor for heart disease and stroke, both of which are leading causes of death in the US. Nearly one-third of all American adults have high blood pressure and more than half of them ...

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How to: Measure Blood Pressure


An introductory video explaining how to manually measure blood pressure. In this video, we are sharing with you the auscultatory method of determining systolic and diastolic arterial pressures. The cuff is placed above the antecubital artery and the cuff is ...

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How blood pressure works – Wilfred Manzano


View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/how-blood-pressure-works-wilfred-manzano If you lined up all the blood vessels in your body, they’d be 60 thousand miles long. And every day, they carry the equivalent of over two thousand gallons of blood to the body’s tissues. What ...

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How Blood Pressure Readings Work


Getting your blood pressure taken can make many people nervous. So Jackie Bender is checking out exactly what’s involved, and why doctors don’t want you to stress about it. Plus, we learn what the numbers in a blood pressure reading ...

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Blood Pressure | Fundamentals of Blood Pressure


Ninja Nerds! Join us in this video where we discuss the fundamentals of blood pressure. We talk about many topics including laminar and turbulent blood flow, velocity of blood flow, cardiac output, total peripheral resistance, mean arterial pressure, perfusion pressure, ...

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