A personal health coach for those living with chronic diseases | Priscilla Pemu

When I first became a doctor in Benin City, Nigeria, some 30-odd years ago, I was drawn to help people live full lives. But often, I found myself feeling impotent. Here I was, a brand-new doctor with all these skills, but I couldn’t cure my patients who had chronic diseases — illnesses like heart disease,…

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19): virology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, prevention

Sodium Chronic Disease Risk Reduction Intakes: Expanded DRI Model

A new category of intake values has been added to the Dietary Reference Intakes, called the Chronic Disease Risk Reduction Intake, or CDRR. This new DRI category characterizes nutrient intake levels that are expected to reduce chronic disease risk. In general, the CDRR is set when there’s at least moderate strength of evidence for both…

Potassium Chronic Disease Risk Reduction Intakes: Expanded DRI Model

A new category of intake values has been added to the Dietary Reference Intakes, called the Chronic Disease Risk Reduction Intake, or CDRR. This new DRI category characterizes nutrient intake levels that are expected to reduce chronic disease risk. In general, the CDRR is set when there’s at least moderate strength of evidence for both…

Respiratory distress | Respiratory system diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Voiceover:Respiratory distress is one of those things where if you had it, nobody has to tell you that you’re short of breath. But I think it’s important to recognize when somebody else is in respiratory distress. First, let’s just draw our generic patient. Let’s call him Bob and let’s give him some hair. I feel…

Trying Naked Yoga 🧘‍ w/ Spencer Pratt & Jay Versace | Spencer Pratt Will Heal You 🔮 | MTV

– I’m Spencer Pratt. A lot of you may remember me from The Hills. Not relevant to my life. – You look like your head’s about to explode. – But a lot of you may only know me from the greatest Snapchat in the history of the world. I choose that one. After The Hills…

Hematopoiesis | Hematologic System Diseases | NCLEX-RN | Khan Academy

Voiceover: I’m gonna start by drawing a blood vessel. Inside the blood vessel I’m gonna draw in some of the cells that you’d expect to see in normal blood. I’m gonna put in a few red blood cells. I’m gonna draw in a couple of platelets which are just fragments of cells and then I’m…

Diagnosing Healthcare Trailer

Every business, every family, every individual in this country every day in some way, deals with the cost of health care As time went on I got worse One injection that I need to take is $600 Most recently in February we were forced to file bankruptcy So life goes along and everything is going…

Infectious Diseases of East Africa: Summer Abroad in Malawi

It’s important to get students interested and enthused about infectious diseases years ago we thought we had vanquished infectious diseases when antibiotics became available but it’s been anything but that every person in the United States could be exposed to something that was once considered tropical or exotic because of the sheer volume of travel…