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 […]


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 […]


Lt | Online Learning Platform for life sciences, nursing and medicine
20
November

Lt | Online Learning Platform for life sciences, nursing and medicine

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

Lt is our easy-to-use online learning platform for life sciences, nursing and medical courses. Create an active learning environment which increases student engagement with more than 360 interactive and fully customizable lessons. With Lt, you can tailor content to suit your course and students’ needs. Easily edit, share and update our content or create your […]


Better Alternatives to PRESCRIPTION DRUGS | Holistic Treatment

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

Always consult your doctor for treatment options. Some of the places in the world where people live the most–often without illnesses, even at old age–are located in rural areas with little access to healthcare. Likewise, there is a common trend with longevity and avoiding senescence, or aging: living life without much stress and as close […]


Ancient Rome’s most notorious doctor – Ramon Glazov
18
November

Ancient Rome’s most notorious doctor – Ramon Glazov

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

In the middle of the 16th century, a talented young anatomist named Andreas Vesalius made a shocking discovery: the most famous human anatomy texts in the world were wrong. They not only failed to account for many details of the human body, they also described the organs of apes and other mammals. While Vesalius knew […]


Atherosclerosis – part 1 | Circulatory system diseases | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

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

So I wanted to talk to you a little bit about atherosclerosis. And I have already cheated a little bit, and I’ve started drawing. I wanted to make it a slightly nicer drawing, because I wanted to make sure that the important things, we can actually see them and that it’s pretty clear. So in […]


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 […]


Hypertension effects on the heart | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy
15
September

Hypertension effects on the heart | Health & Medicine | Khan Academy

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

So we were talking in a previous video about hypertension and the damage that it causes on the body. And what I’d like to do is pick up where we left off and finish that conversation. And we had kind of divided things up into receiving high blood pressures and generating high blood pressures. And […]


Epilepsy drugs: Seizure Medications: Benzodiazepine, Phenobarbitol, Ethosuximide, Valproate
12
September

Epilepsy drugs: Seizure Medications: Benzodiazepine, Phenobarbitol, Ethosuximide, Valproate

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

Help Hippo: Help Support the Hippocratic Oath Our previous tutorials explained seizure classification, and the drugs to treat simple partial and complex partial seizures. Additional seizure drugs can be remembered by: “Barbara Valiantly Sucks Good-Pam” Phenobarbitol helps GABA activation – remember “NO BARB” – means do NOT use phenobarbitol unless you’re desperate, because there tends […]