Blood Vessels, part 2: Crash Course Anatomy and Physiology #28 (Crash Course)

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9:03 min
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In this episode, they discuss what blood pressure is, how it can become "high", and what that means for our health. It looks at how our body has ways of dealing with high blood pressure, but they're not ways we want out bodies to operate on a full-time basis.
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high blood pressure, blood vessels, hypertension, diet, blood flow, resistance
Publication or Revision Year: 
2015
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Yes
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Joseph Bryant