Category Archives: kardiyology

High blood pressure (hypertension)


Blood pressure is measured in millimeters of mercury (mm Hg). In general, hypertension is a blood pressure reading of 130/80 mm Hg or higher. The American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association divides blood pressure into four general categories. Ideal blood pressure is categorized as normal.) Blood pressure higher than 180/120 mm Hg is considered a hypertensive […]

Heart attacks? protect your heart!

heart attaks

Heart Attack: Symptoms, Causes, and Treatment A heart attack, also known as a myocardial infarction, is a serious medical emergency that occurs when the blood supply to the heart is blocked. Without enough blood, the heart muscle can become damaged and may stop working properly. Heart attacks can be life-threatening and require immediate medical attention. […]