Hypertension Essays

The Back Story About Underhills

What happened? Main Characters Roma and Clint Underhill own a succesful real estate company in Desert Palms After a long day they went in their hot tub with some wine It was a 60 degree night Clint had taken some medication prior to going into the hot tub The Back Story Part One Questions 1.) The paramedics found empty wine bottles on the ledge surrounding the hot tub, and the bodies of the Underhills on the bottom of the hot…

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Failures Are Success

Kidney disease and when you will go in tabular under that mentioned use additional code to specify stage of kidney disesase, from that category you should also need to code One from 4xx series code hypertensive chronic kidney disease, and secondary from 5xx series code . Same with hypertensive cardiac disease. At the same site, code the maximum degree of burn for eg. Second and third degree on arm, code only third degree, if second degree on trunk and third…

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Chronic Renal Failure Case Study

A Nursing Case Study on Chronic Renal Failure In Partial Fulfilment of the Requirements in NCM-102 CRITERIA Introduction and Implications-5% Objective-5% Developmental Data- 5% Physical Assessment-10% History-5% Anatomy and Physiology-5% Pathophysiology-10% Interpretations-5% Drug Studies-5% Nursing Management-20% Health Teachings-5% Format-5% Punctuality-10% Reference-5% _________________ TOTAL: TABLE OF CONTENTS Introduction5 Objectives6-7 Patient’s Data8 Health History A.Family History i.Genogram9 ii.Narrative10 B.Past Health History11-12 C.Present History13 Complete Diagnosis14-15 Developmental Data16 Physical Assessment17-22 Anatomy and Physiology of the Urinary System23-32 Pathophysiology A.Diagram33-37 B.Narrative38 Predisposing and Precipitating…

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Hypertension in the South Side

The population of the Southside Neighborhood in Chattanooga, Tennessee is roughly six hundred and seventy three people. The races residing in this community are blacks, Hispanic, native Hawaiian and other races. The black community is the largest followed by the Hispanic community. In the population of this community, the males are three hundred and eighty while the females are two hundred and ninety three. In addition to this, in this community, about two hundred and fifty people have hypertension. The…

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Patient Interview

Enable to conduct a study that could represent the population of hypertensive people, the researchers decided to divide themselves into two. This is for the purpose of having participants from two different locations. The first group was designated to obtain three patients from the clinic whereas the second group was assigned to attain at least 2 more patients from the university. The former was able to able to approach ten people hence only a ratio of 1:3 agreed to participate….

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Nutraceuticals International

1. “Beetroot juice ‘can beat blood pressure’. ” Nutraceuticals International 13. 2 (Feb 2008). Summary/Critique Medications for hypertension can amount to a lot of money each year. This is the reason why many experts are trying to look at cheaper alternatives in producing medicines that could alleviate the upsurge of this dreaded disease. Cheaper medicines can come in a form of herbal remedies. In this report that appeared in a magazine Nurtaceuticals International (Feb.2008), it has been revealed that British…

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Cause and Effects of Sleep Deprivation

Cause and Effect Essay There are many people today who figure out there are not enough waking hours in a day to accomplish all that needs to be done. Daily tasks and obligations can take up a lot of time and in order for people to get these things done they cut corners on sleep. One might rationalize that a few hours here and there won’t make any difference, but lack of sleep can make a huge difference on a…

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Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome

Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) is a condition that affects women and causes them to have an imbalance of hormones (Polycystic Ovary Syndrome, 2012). According to Polycystic Ovary Syndrome (PCOS) – Topic Overview (2005-2012), “It can cause problems with your periods and make it difficult to get pregnant. PCOS may also cause unwanted changes in the way you look. If it is not treated, over time it can lead to serious health problems, such as diabetes and heart disease” (para. 1)….

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Diet & Hypertension

Hypertension or High Blood Pressure, as it is commonly called, is a condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is chronically elevated. With each heart beat, heart pumps blood through the arteries to the body. Blood pressure is the pressure or force with which blood is pushed against the walls of the blood vessels. If the pressure is too high, the heart has to pump harder which in turn can damage the body organ and cause illnesses like…

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Technology Advance

Appeal to common belief, technology advance has made life easier and plays a significant role in almost all fields of human life. The tremendous benefits of technology are very inspiring indeed. However, the dark sides of technology should be also concerned. One of the most critical consequences was the health of human being critically devastated. People around the world had become increasingly glued to electronic gadgets. Moreover, reporting of health issues relevant to overuse of the gadget were increasing annually….

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Patient X

Patient X’s doctor has been trying to convince him to practice better lifestyle habits to for several years to help combat his hypertension (on antihypertensive medication for 3 years), diabetes (6 years) and growing waistline. A recent routine check-up revealed a deterioration of his lipid profile (TC 260, TG 310, HDL 29, LDL 170) and fasting glucose of 172. Patient X is 55 years old, weighs 245 lbs and he is 5’10 . 1) Hypertension: Weight control to lower the…

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