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Diagnosing and Treating Sleep Problems

Diagnosing and Treating Sleep Problems

by Crystal (SU)
A good night’s sleep is essential to our health and quality of life. But sometimes, sleep issues can prevent us from getting the right amount of restful sleep.

Symptoms of Pulmonary Hypertension Not to be Ignored

Symptoms of Pulmonary Hypertension Not to be Ignored

by Stephanie Meadows
The pulmonary artery carries blood from the heart to the lungs, where it gets oxygenated. It is a low-pressure blood vessel with an average pressure between 8 and 20 mmHg. If the resting average blood pressure in the pulmonary artery increases to more than 25 mmHg, pulmonary hypertension is present. Blood pressure in other parts of the body may be normal or even low.