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Hypotension (Low Blood Pressure) by Noman Khan Posted Tue 23 Jun 2009 6:54pm What Is Hypotension? Hypotension (HI-po-TEN-shun) is low blood pressure. Blood pressure is the force of blood pushing against the walls of the arteries as the heart pumps out blood. Blood pressure is measured as systolic (sis-TOL-ik) and diastolic (di-a-STOL-ik) pressures. Systolic blood pressure is the pressure when the heart beats wh ... Read on »
Blood tests | Tomato-artichoke soup | Free bread by Andrea Z. Patient Expert Posted Sun 23 May 2010 6:00am I'm a difficult draw. And I don't mean with a pencil. I'm referring to getting a blood sample out of the teeny tiny veins in my arm. Every so often a technician will need to call for assistance to get the job done, but there's always been someone at whatever lab I'm at who could just go right in and collect a sample with one try. Recently, ... Read on »
Why Water? by Richard M. Patient Expert Posted Sun 29 Nov 2009 10:01pm We all know that drinking water is important, sometimes, however, we need to be reminded exactly we we must remain hydrated. How much should we drink? The amount of water that we need varies from person to person. The general rule is that you multiply your body weight by 0.0333 and this will give you the amount in litres to drink. ... Read on »
Johnson and Johnson Invests In Blood Test to Detect Cancer Working With Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital by Medical Quack Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Mon 03 Jan 2011 2:26am Dr. Daniel Haber, chief of Massachusetts General Hospital’s cancer center is the inventor of the blood test process and the hospital will be working with Johnson and Johnson companies Veridex, LLC, and Ortho Biotech Oncology R&D.  There have been specific blood tests such as the one noted below for specific cancers so if this system and test c ... Read on »
80% are Deficient in this Mineral… Are You? by Total Health Breakthroughs Patient Expert Posted Fri 18 Dec 2009 2:55am As soon as she answered the phone, I could tell something was wrong… “Is she okay? What happened?” my wife asked. “Well, thank goodness the hospital is so close. How is she doing now?” I could only hear half the conversation, but I knew Kelley was talking about her grandmother. Joyce is 86 years old, but seemed to be in great shape ... Read on »
Water, water everywhere, but how much do you drink? by Flo H. Patient Expert Posted Sun 07 Sep 2008 8:33pm The Honolulu Marathon is one month away and talk of hyponatremia is coming up again. There was an article in the Honolulu Advertiser today and it kind of bugged me. The guy who wrote if is a family practice doctor. Now I'm not degrading that but he is not a sports doctor so...... He talks about blood tests done on 2 women who died during ... Read on »
Water, water everywhere, but how much do you drink? by Flo H. Patient Expert Posted Thu 18 Dec 2008 7:22pm The Honolulu Marathon is one month away and talk of hyponatremia is coming up again. There was an article in the Honolulu Advertiser today and it kind of bugged me. The guy who wrote if is a family practice doctor. Now I'm not degrading that but he is not a sports doctor so...... He talks about blood tests done on 2 women who died durin ... Read on »
LEPTOSPIROSIS by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Fri 07 Aug 2009 12:12pm OK, this is your last chance to name this painting and the artist. Remember that last week, Helpful Buckeye opened Questions On Dogs and Cats with the story of the 40th anniversary of the manned lunar landing. Artist Joan Miro, born in Barcelona, Spain, painted "Dog Barking at Moon" in 1926. Miro didn't die until 1983, so he was also able to wit ... Read on »
Give Me Some Water - Eddie Money knew what he was talking about back then! by Tanya T. Patient Expert Posted Mon 22 Sep 2008 10:36am I've had some interesting conversations with staff at Vanderbilt while waiting for a variety of medical tests, blood work, etc. The bulk of the conversations are summed up to say this: people are getting cancer because of toxins in our food supply, water, soil, air ... basically in everything we take in. At least this is their take on it ba ... Read on »
Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome by Dr. Anshu Gupta Patient Expert Posted Tue 02 Jun 2009 4:40pm 1 Comment In cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS), people experience bouts or cycles of severe nausea and vomiting that last for hours or even days and alternate with longer periods of no symptoms. CVS occurs mostly in children, but the disorder can affect adults, too. CVS has no known cause. Each episode is similar to the previous ones. The episode ... Read on »