Hereditary heart issues and heart attack symptoms. Penn State Health

Hereditary heart issues and heart attack symptoms. Penn State Health

We know that heart issues can be hereditary but often there’s not a test that gives us an absolute risk. So instead, we’ll focus on things like what condition did they have and what age did it start that helps us know whether a test or routine follow-up is most important to help assess those …

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Medical Myths  – Physical Therapy vs. Rehabilitation  1 – Penn State Health

Medical Myths – Physical Therapy vs. Rehabilitation 1 – Penn State Health

Absolutely not. They work together. Physical Therapy and rehabilitation. Physical therapy is part of the team, the rehab team along with occupational therapy, speech therapy, therapeutic neuropsychology and all the other team members.

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Medical Myth – You should avoid exercise after a heart attack. 6

Medical Myth – You should avoid exercise after a heart attack. 6

Immediately after a heart attack we mobilize people immediately because we know how bad bed rest is for the human body. Participation in a gradual and guided exercise program, part of a cardiac rehabilitation program is recommended for all patients after a heart attack.

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Stop the Bleed – Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

[Music] [DR. CHANDLER] This is a class designed for the average citizen to learn techniques to stop life threatening hemorrhage. Anybody who is a teenager or older is highly qualified to learn these techniques. You don’t need any medical training. We’re going to give you the basics from identifying the bleed to stopping the bleed. …

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AUAA… Episode 62 – Stroke and mini-strokes – Penn State Health

AUAA… Episode 62 – Stroke and mini-strokes – Penn State Health

>>From Penn State Health, this is Ask Us Anything About Stroke and Mini-Strokes, I’m Scott Gilbert. While the term mini-stroke may not sound serious, such an episode can be a clear warning sign that a stroke may happen in the future. As most mini-strokes produce temporary symptoms, they are often ignored, and that can be …

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