Hypertension symptoms and categories | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy
09
March

Hypertension symptoms and categories | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

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 […]


Dr. Naimish Baxi Physician Profile
28
December

Dr. Naimish Baxi Physician Profile

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , /

>>My name is Naimish Baxi. I’m a physiatrist here at HSS. As a physiatrist, we always focus on improving the function of our patients. And as an interventional spine specialist, oftentimes that entails improving a patient’s pain in order for them to function better. If we can get someone feeling better or get them out […]


What is hypertension? | Circulatory system diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy
20
December

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

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

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 […]


Hypertension symptoms and categories | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

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 […]




Exercise Physiology and Physician Assistant: EKG Interprofessional Education
20
September

Exercise Physiology and Physician Assistant: EKG Interprofessional Education

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

My name is Kim Kruger I am a Family Physician, I am the Department Chair and Program Director of the Physician Assistant program. So, what we are doing here today, The exercise physiology faculty, Dr. Lisa Kappes, runs a lab, an exercise physiology lab. Where the EXP students run treadmill testing. Which is a type […]


Honest Trip to the Doctor
18
September

Honest Trip to the Doctor

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

– Hi! I’m here for my annual physical. I haven’t been in years because I didn’t have health insurance. – Great. Fill out this stack of paperwork that you know none of the information for and wait an hour after your scheduled appointment to be seen. – Really? An hour, even though there’s literally no […]



The Best Kept Secret in Medicine
17
September

The Best Kept Secret in Medicine

By Paul Henry / in , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , /

“The Best Kept Secret in Medicine” Even though the most widely accepted, well-established chronic disease practice guidelines uniformly call for lifestyle change as the first line of therapy, physicians often do not follow these guidelines. Yet lifestyle interventions are often more effective in reducing heart disease, hypertension, heart failure, stroke, cancer, diabetes, and deaths from […]