Why is a Pulmonary Embolism Life Threatening?

Overview of Pulmonary Embolism A pulmonary embolism is life threatening because it is a sudden blockage or occlusion of the pulmonary arteries in the lungs caused by an embolus. This embolus in the pulmonary artery will cause a collapse of the circulatory system. Blood clots originated in other parts of the body, usually legs, dislodge …

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Proton Pump Inhibitors and Hypomagnesemia

Updated 4/6/2018 Proton Pump Inhibitor-Induced Hypomagnesemia The Federal Drug Administration has issued a warning about proton pump inhibitors and the risk of low magnesium Proton pump inhibitors are a major cause of low magnesium. Proton pump inhibitors or PPIs were developed almost 27 years ago.  Proton pump inhibitors are now considered the “gold standard” of treatment …

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Magnesium Taurate Benefits and Dosage

magnesium taurate dosage

Updated 4/3/2018    Magnesium Taurate Benefits and Dosages Magnesium Taurate Benefits and Dosage. Magnesium Taurate dosage 500 mg/day to 1000 mg/ day may reduce blood pressure (BP) systolic as much as 5.6/2.8 mm Hg. However, clinical studies have a wide range of BP reduction, with some showing no change in BP. The combination of increased intake of magnesium and …

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High Blood Pressure: Signs, Risks, and Treatment

Hypertensive Disease:Complications, Strokes, Risks, and Treatment

Updated 4/3/2018 High Blood Pressure: Signs, Risks, and Treatment     A major common complication of hypertensive disease pressure is a stroke. Stroke or a CVA kills around 150,000 Americans each year. Stroke accounts for 5% of all deaths. Every year, more than 800,000 people will have a stroke. Twenty-five percent of people that have had a …

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Arjuna Overview: 10 Awesome Benefits of Arjuna (Heart Home Remedy)

Arjuna Overview: 10 Awesome Benefits of Arjuna (Heart Home Remedy) Arjuna, also known as Terminalia Arjuna is an evergreen plant with yellow colored flowers and cone-shaped leaves. Over the years, Arjuna has been found to have many benefits. From ancient time, the bark of this plant is used to treat various diseases. It has many …

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