Tag Archives: Hypertension
WHO-world leading cause of death-data

News: 10 Leading causes of Death Worldwide –latest WHO Report

Doctor instructions- Ante-Natal clinic

Some Ante-Natal Care routines Doctors LOVE, which you may HATE! -Infographic

  READ: #Pre-Eclampsia- Why you should Hate Hypertension in Pregnancy {at least, half as much as Doctors do}   SEE FULL TEXT: Asking so many questions- For details about family history & fishing out possible symptoms Asking you to pee in a bottle- The urine sample test (urinalysis) is used to test for protein & […]

Goldie Harvey dies of Pulmonary Embolism

Nigerian Celebrity Goldie Harvey died of Intracerebral Hemorrhage from Hypertensive Heart Disease- Autopsy Report

The latest news update on the death of the late Nigerian Celebrity Musician, Goldie Harvey, is a published autopsy report carried out at the Lagos State University Teaching Hospital in Ikeja. It revealed that Goldie died of Intracerebral Hemorrhage caused by Hypertensive heart disease. The autopsy result which was signed by Dr O.O Oyewole declared […]

Hate HighBP-Hypertension

#HighBP: I like really ‘hate you’!

The Body’s stakeholders meeting against Hypertension! Meeting minute’s summary: ‘’Our profound dislike and disapproval of hypertension is no longer a hidden secret!’’. These are the very words of some body parts who are stakeholders in its internal health affairs as they protested against hypertension. On getting them to speak individually on the subject, each gave […]

Sphygmomanometer for measuring blood pressure

#MedicAwareness- How to measure Blood Pressure with a Sphygmomanometer

A Sphygmomanometer (pronounced like this sfig’-mo-ma-nom-e-ter; though often called Sphyg for short) is the name of the medical instrument used to measure blood pressure. This life saving instrument is definitely not just some unique doctor’s table décor so forgive its really long name which is a combination of two words: sphygmós (meaning pulse in the Greek […]

Eat less Salt- Hypertension

#Less SALT: Healthy eating to beat high blood pressure

Hypertension or high blood pressure is attributable to various factors such as age, sex, and family history. As people grow older, their blood pressures tend to increase. Also, males tend to have higher blood pressures than females; this is due to the effect of the female hormones on the cardiovascular system- however, during menopause the […]

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