Tag : blood vessel

Your Aorta

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Understanding the Aorta and its job in Circulation Aorta Conditions, causes and treatment Aortic atherosclerosis Aortic aneurysm Aortic dissection Aortic insufficiency Aortic regurgitation Aortic stenosis Coarctation of the aorta Bicuspid aortic valve Aortitis

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Atherosclerosis & Stroke

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Atherosclerosis & Stroke

Atherosclerosis is often referred to as “hardening of the arteries.” .It’s the process in which fatty substances, cholesterol, cellular waste products, calcium and other substances build up in the inner lining of an artery. This buildup is called plaque.

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Types of human brain stroke

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Types of human brain stroke

hemorrhagic Ischemic atherosclerosisIschemic The kind of stroke caused by a clot is called an ischemic stroke, and is by far the most common type, accounting for 87 percent of all cases. Hemorrhagic A hemorrhagic stroke is the kind where a weakened blood vessel bursts and bleeds into the brain, compressing the surrounding brain tissue. This […]

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What is a stroke?

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What is a stroke?

Due to a family history or other risk factors, even a woman who has always thought of herself as perfectly healthy can find herself suddenly experiencing the symptoms of stroke. A stroke happens when either a blood vessel that carries oxygen and nutrients to the brain is blocked by a clot or the vessel bursts. […]

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Heart Disease and Diabetes in Women

Your body gets most of its energy from glucose, a form of sugar that comes from some of the food you eat. If you have diabetes, it’s harder for your body to turn food into energy. That’s because the body either:

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