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2009-07-23 13:05:17

A class of medication used to treat high blood pressure may protect older adults against memory decline, U.S. researchers said. High blood pressure is an important risk factor for Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia, lead author Dr.

2009-07-23 08:39:21

A particular class of medication used to treat high blood pressure could protect older adults against memory decline and other impairments in cognitive function, according to a newly published study from Wake Forest University School of Medicine.

2009-06-18 08:30:00

NANTONG CITY, China, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Sinobiopharma, Inc.

2009-05-11 14:49:00

NANTONG CITY, China, May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sinobiopharma, Inc.

2009-04-06 15:00:00

-Sinobiopharma to Market the World's First Perindopril in Capsule Form- NANJING, China, April 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sinobiopharma, Inc.

2009-04-03 00:42:42

Chicken soup with matzo balls, a popular home remedy for the common cold, may help control blood pressure, Japanese researchers suggest. Ai Saiga and colleagues cite previous studies indicating that chicken breast contains collagen proteins with effects similar to ACE inhibitors -- mainstay medications for treating high blood pressure. However, chicken breast contains such small amounts of the proteins that it could not be used to develop food and medical products for high blood pressure. The...

2009-01-22 09:27:15

While the treatment of heart failure has improved over the past two decades, a new study reported in the European Journal of Heart Failure finds that "the use of evidence-based treatments appears to be imbalanced according to the gender of the patient".

2009-01-16 13:47:33

The Heart and Stroke Foundation is warning some Canadians with high blood pressure that a drug combination may put them at risk.

2008-11-12 12:00:31

Novartis has presented new clinical data which showed that the first-in-class direct renin inhibitor Rasilez, known as Tekturna in the US, provides significantly greater blood pressure reductions in patients with high blood pressure aged 65 and over, compared to the angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor ramipril.

2008-09-01 12:00:04

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals has reported primary results from the Transcend trial, which showed that treatment with Micardis 80mg in patients receiving current standard of care resulted in an 8% reduction in the composite endpoint of cardiovascular death, myocardial infarction, stroke and hospitalization for congestive heart failure.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
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