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Dr. Janice Alexander
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Cardiovascular (Overview)

Cardiovascular is a general term that refers to all the components of the blood delivery system in the body such as the heart and blood vessels.


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What is cardiovascular collapse?

What is cardiovascular collapse?

Shock: Cardiovascular collapse is when you go into shock, with extremely low blood pressure and various other signs. Your heart can stop. Many possible causes like septicemia, heart attack, and others. ...Read more

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Dr. Janice Alexander
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Cardiovascular (Overview)

Cardiovascular is a general term that refers to all the components of the blood delivery system in the body such as the heart and blood vessels.


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What is cardiovascular exercise?

What is cardiovascular exercise?

Enjoy your exercise: It does not have to be trendy! good old walking is simple and inexpensive. Be as brisk as you can for 30 to 45 minutes. Any other aerobic activity you enjoy such as biking, dancing, swimming, climbing are also good. Also toning and building your muscle with lighter weights (so that you can comfortably do more reps) increases your metabolism, helps weight loss and is heart healthy. ...Read more

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What are the newest cardiovascular drugs?

What are the newest cardiovascular drugs?

See below: Pradaxa (dabigitran) and xarelto (rivaroxaban) are the 2 newest that i can think of: both are Coumadin (warfarin) alternatives for anticoagulation (blood thinning) in atrial fibrillation. ...Read more

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How do I improve cardiovascular endurance?

How do I improve cardiovascular endurance?

Exercise: Exercise, get that heart rate up and keep pushing the limits. Try to do more and more e. ...Read more

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How can you improve cardiovascular health?

How can you improve cardiovascular health?

Many things: Diet exercise tobacco cessation weight loss and appropriate BP & lipid treatment....It is believed that 80% of all adverse cardiovascular events are preventable ! ...Read more

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What are trends in cardiovascular exercises?

What are trends in cardiovascular exercises?

Enjoy your exercise: It does not have to be trendy! good old walking is simple and inexpensive. Be as brisk as you can for 30 to 45 minutes. Any other aerobic activity you enjoy such as biking, dancing, swimming, climbing are also good. Also toning and building your muscle with lighter weights (so that you can comfortably do more reps) increases your metabolism, helps weight loss and is heart healthy. ...Read more

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What is the cardiovascular response to shock?

What is the cardiovascular response to shock?

Shock symptoms: People in shock have a low blood pressure and a rapid heart beat. This rapid beat is an attempt to pump more blood through the vessels in an attempt to raise the bp. ...Read more

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How do I improve my cardiovascular health at 60?

The same way!: Don't let age stop you! you are never too old to start feeling better! control the things you can; if you smoke-stop. Start an exercise program, something as simple as walking each day. Enjoy delicious natural and healthful food and meals (visit www.Whatscookingwithdoc.Com) and drop excess junk/processed food. And once you start, keep going!success is measured by the miles on the journey!enjoy it. ...Read more

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How can you tell my overall cardiovascular health?

How can you tell my overall cardiovascular health?

Cardio health: The best way to evaluate your cardiac health is through a physical exam and testing. During the physical you would be asked about your medical history, family history and social habits including tobacco use, alcohol use, drug use and regular exercise. In addition to that a exercise stress test would be performed to evaluate your physical fitness. ...Read more