Craniotomy and Craniectomy

Craniotomy and Craniectomy

Your doctor may recommend a craniotomy or craniectomy procedure to treat a number of different brain diseases, injuries, or conditions. Your skull is made of bone, and serves as a hard, protective covering for your brain. Just inside your skull, three layers of tissue called meninges surround your brain. The thick, outermost layer is the …

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Treating your high blood pressure

“Mark: We are back with Dr. Jeff Harp from Highland Family Medicine continuing our conversation on blood pressure. Doctor, good to see you. Dr. Harp: Thank you. Mark: All right, remind us, what numbers called prehypertension. Those numbers move a little bit. Recently we adjusted them down because we realized it is better for people …

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Recuperating Sanders says he may slow down campaigning pace

DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE BERNIE SANDERS… OPENING UP ABOUT HIS RECENT HEALTH ISSUES AND WHAT THAT MEANS FOR HIS CAMPAIGN. DOUG JUST LAST WEEK THE VERMONT SENATOR… UNDERGOING EMERGENCY HEART SURGERY AFTER SUFFERING A HEART ATTACK ON THE CAMPAIGN TRAIL. DOCTORS… SUCCESSFULLY PLACING TWO STENTS IN A BLOCKED ARTERY. SANDERS IS NOW TAKING A SHORT BREAK …

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Stopping statins could increase chances of having heart attack, stroke, study finds

AREA. LOUIS.>>Louis: BETTY, THANKS.>>>IN TODAY’S HEALTH CAST A WARNING IF YOU’RE TAKE ACHE POPULAR TYPE OF CHOLESTEROL MEDICATION. NEW RESEARCH SHOWS STOPPING YOUR STATINS CAN INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF HAVING A HEART ATTACK OR STROKE. OUR MEDICAL SPECIALIST KRISTI KRUEGER ASK HERE TO EXPLAIN.>>Kristi: DOCTORS CALL THIS THE REBOUND EFFECT. STATIN LOOK LIPITOR OR CRESTOR …

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How Heart Attack occurs and the Treatment of Choice : Angiography and Angioplasty

How Heart Attack occurs and the Treatment of Choice : Angiography and Angioplasty

coronary angioplasty the human heart words timelessly from the moment it begins beating on to the moment it stops in an average life span the heartbeats more than two and a half billion times without ever pausing to rest the heart is our very own pumping machine which provides the power needed for us to …

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Work on Monroe Avenue causing headaches for folks in downtown Memphis

MESS ON MONROE. A SEWER REPAIR PROJECT … IS CAUSING QUITE A STINK FOR PEOPLE LIVING AND WORKING ON MONROE BETWEEN FRONT AND MAIN. NOT ONLY IS THE STREET A MESS … THE CITY OF MEMPHIS CAN’T GIVE US AN ESTIMATE ON HOW LONG IT WILL TAKE TO MAKE THE REPAIRS. LOCAL 24 NEWS REPORTER …

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Bob Harper Talks About His Recovery After Heart Attack | Splash News TV

[SOT: Hey Bob how you feeling? Ugh. I’m feeling okay.] There’s Bob Harper from the Biggest Loser enjoying the New York City air the day after news emerged that he suffered a massive heart attack that left him unconscious for two days. And if you ask us – he looks fantastic. [SOT: What, were you …

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State budget impasse prevents CMS from hiring mental health positions

State budget impasse prevents CMS from hiring mental health positions

SOME STUDENTS MAY NOT GET THE HELP THEY NEED BECAUSE LAWMAKERS CAN NOT AGREE ON A BUDGET. KEEPING 55 NEW MENTAL HEALTH POSITIONS FROM BEING FILLED WITHIN THE CHARLOTTE SCHOOL SYSTEM. ONLY ON 9 OUR GOVERNMENT REPORTER, JOE BRUNO, SPOKE WITH THE COUNTY AND EXPERTS TO FIND OUT THE IMPACT THAT THIS COULD HAVE, JOE? …

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