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The Stanford Health Video Library programs feature prominent doctors presenting the latest health research. Use these links to jump directly to your topic of interest in videos:

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Cardiovascular System

Hypertension in the 21st Century: High Blood Pressure and What We Know Now, and What We Need to Know

High blood pressure is the most common cardiovascular disease with serious health implications. While it is a condition that usually has no symptoms, undiagnosed it can cause serious damage to arteries and the heart, brain, and kidneys, and it is the leading cause of stroke. This talk focuses on diagnosis and treatment of hypertension and the discusses new research and clinical studies that are ongoing, and which will have important outcomes for our knowledge and treatment of high blood pressure. Speaker: Glenn Chertow, MD, MPH

 

 


Life Beyond Salt

Sticking to a low- or no-sodium diet does not mean you can't enjoy flavorful foods. Food blogger Jessica Goldman describes who she learned to change her diet without sacrificing taste. Speaker: Jessica Goldman

 

 

 

 


Living Well with a Diagnosis of Heart Failure

While the term “heart failure” sounds like a sudden and catastrophic event, it is actually a condition of gradual worsening of the heart’s capacity to pump blood, and as such presents with a variety of symptoms. This talk focuses on the causes of heart failure, its treatments, and the ways in which lifestyle changes can have a positive effect on this condition. Speaker: Dipanjan Banerjee, MD

 

 

 

 


 


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