Think of it like when a pipe in your home bursts. Immediate action is needed.
Blood hurtling through the smaller arteries is like automobiles in a crush of rush hour traffic trying to enter the exit ramps to reach their destinations.
The numbers have to be “just right,” a vital aspect of life that evolutionary biologists never seem to address.
What happens when the body can’t maintain proper blood pressure?
The seemingly simple act of keeping the body upright requires a complex, interrelated system.
Without any one component, the system as a whole would fail and life would be impossible.
Think of it like the pressure that can be felt as water rushes through a garden hose.
Understanding how life came into being requires understanding how the body dies of cardiac arrest.
To allow for the survival of our earliest ancestors, four different aspects of cardiac function would need to have been working properly.
When the heart cannot meet the metabolic needs of the body it is said to be in heart failure.