Heart and Lungs

Information about the Heart and Lungs and how they can be affected by aging, provided by the Senior Citizens Bureau

Stroke

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What is Stroke?
A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is suddenly interrupted or when a blood vessel in […]

November 17th, 2014|Health Journals, Heart and Lungs, T1: Everyone|0 Comments

Smoking

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Nicotine is one of the most heavily used addictive drugs in the United States. In 2003, 29.8 percent of the U.S. population 12 […]

November 10th, 2014|Cancer, Health Journals, Heart and Lungs, T1: Everyone|0 Comments

Regulating Arterial Blood Pressure

Dr. Jason Carter, Chair, Department of Kinesiology and Integrative Physiology, Health and Physical Education at Michigan Technological University, is researching how our nervous system reflects the state of our bodies health, and how we can improve it with non-pharmaceutical methods.

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October 30th, 2014|Heart and Lungs, T2: Members Only, Video Library|0 Comments

High Blood Pressure

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What Is High Blood Pressure?
High blood pressure is a blood pressure reading of 140/90 mmHg or higher. Both numbers are important.
Nearly one in […]

September 8th, 2014|Health Journals, Heart and Lungs, T1: Everyone|0 Comments