Blood pressure

HTN

Hypertension, or HTN, is high blood pressure.  A normal blood pressure is around 120/80. I’ve even read things that say the powers that be are lowering the standard BP to 110/70.  The top number is called your systolic blood pressure…. Read More ›

Bells and Whistles

When you’re in the hospital, you might be hooked up to all kinds of different wires and machines.  When you’re in the ICU this is definitely going to be the case.  It’s pretty traumatic to see a loved one hooked… Read More ›