Tag: Health (Industry)

Pneumonia – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Pneumonia – causes, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, pathology

Pneumonia is an infection in the lung tissue caused by microbes, and the result is inflammation. The inflammation brings water into the lung tissue, and that extra water can make it harder to breathe. During inhalation, air reaches your lungs by traveling down your trachea, then it continues through the bronchi and the bronchioles and …

NHLBI Small Biz Hangout: Medical Device Regulation Overview

NHLBI Small Biz Hangout: Medical Device Regulation Overview

Good afternoon and welcome to our 3rd NHLBI Small Biz Hangout. My name is Chris Sasiela and I’m a regulatory specialist at the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute in the Office of Translational Alliances and Coordination. I work with investigators in the cardiovascular, pulmonary, hematologic, and sleep disorder space to help them understand the …

Paget’s disease of bone

Paget’s disease of bone

On our Youtube channel, you’ll find a limited selection of pathology and patient videos. With Osmosis Prime, you’ll get access to over 700 videos including complete coverage of pathology and physiology and a growing collection of pharmacology and clinical reasoning topics. Try it free today. Paget’s disease of bone is a disorder in which there’s …

Body focused repetitive disorders (trichotillomania & excoriation)

Body focused repetitive disorders (trichotillomania & excoriation)

Body-focused repetitive disorders is an umbrella term in the DSM-5 or Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, the 5th edition, for disorders where individuals compulsively damage their physical appearance. In fact, these used to be classified as impulse-control disorders, but now belong in the family of obsessive-compulsive disorders. Two of the well known ones are trichotillomania which …

Anatomy and physiology of the respiratory system

Anatomy and physiology of the respiratory system

The main job of the lungs is gas exchange, pulling oxygen into the body and getting rid of carbon dioxide. Normally, during an inhale – the diaphragm contracts to pull downward and chest muscles contract to pull open the chest, which helps suck in air like a vacuum , and then during an exhale – …

Parsley Health – What is Functional Medicine?

Parsley Health – What is Functional Medicine?

Hi, I’m Dr. Robin Berzin and I’m the founder of Parsley Health, the first modern and affordable functional medicine practice and Wellness Center. A lot of people are new to the concept of functional medicine so I’m taking a minute to explain what it is. Functional medicine is an approach to health and wellness where …