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Dec 14, 2021 • 14 tweets • 16 min read
People are living in crisis from hunger 🚨 @USDA est that 30 mil in USA (includ 12 mil children) are experiencing food insecurity.
Many Americans are just a job loss, missed paycheck, or 🏥 medical emergency away from experiencing hunger. #HCWvsHunger 🍎 #UrineItToWinIt 🍏
Food insecurity (FI) is lack of *consistent & socially acceptable* access to enough safe food for an active, healthy life. The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated FI for so many. #HCWvsHunger 🍎 #UrineItToWinIt 🍏
Excellent #KIDNEYcon session by @criticalbeansmd about MAP and other perfusion pressures.
👉 Blood pressure is not the same as blood FLOW.
Under normal conditions, pulse pressure wave precedes flow volume wave. #KIDNEYcon