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Everest Expedition Provides First Evidence Of Effects Of

Everest Expedition Provides First Evidence Of Effects Of Altitude On Blood Pressure

Emma Mason, European Society of Cardiology Cardiovascular patients should be cautious when exposed to high altitudes for leisure or work An expedition to Mount Everest by Italian researchers has shown for the first time that blood pressure...

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2014-08-18 08:28:53

Effects of an Oral Nitric Oxide Supplement on Functional Capacity and Blood Pressure in Adults with Prehypertension AUSTIN, Texas, Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Nitric oxide supplementation using a Neo40® lozenge significantly helps promote normal blood pressure, as indicated by a 30-day, blinded, placebo-controlled clinical study, conducted at the California Medical Institute by renowned cardiology researcher Dr. Ernst Schwarz. Prehypertension is a condition of having...

2014-08-05 17:26:14

The JAMA Network Journals Bottom Line: Hypertension in middle age (48 to 67 years) was associated with a greater, although still a modest, decline in cognition over a 20-year period compared with individuals who had normal blood pressure. Author: Rebecca F. Gottesman, M.D., Ph.D., of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, and colleagues. Background: Evidence suggests hypertension is a risk factor for cognitive change and dementia and midlife hypertension may be...

2014-08-05 12:04:58

Kaiser Permanente The mantra for treatment for high blood pressure has been "the lower, the better," but that goal can potentially put patients at risk of kidney failure or death, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Researchers examined the electronic health records of nearly 400,000 Kaiser Permanente patients in Southern California who were taking medications to treat high blood pressure from January 2006 through...

2014-08-04 16:26:22

PASADENA, Calif., Aug. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The mantra for treatment for high blood pressure has been "the lower, the better," but that goal can potentially put patients at risk of kidney failure or death, according to a Kaiser Permanente study published today in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130718/SF49717LOGO Researchers examined the electronic health records of nearly 400,000 Kaiser Permanente patients in Southern California...

2014-08-01 08:26:30

Breakthrough Predictive Blood Pressure Solution for the Cardiology Landscape VANCOUVER, Wash., Aug. 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- OSTAR Healthcare Technology, a Washington State Based Medical Device and Healthcare IT company, announced the North American launch of its revolutionary P Series Cloud Based Telehealth Blood Pressure Monitoring System, powered by 3SI (3 simultaneous interpretations) Interpretive Blood Pressure Monitoring Algorithm. According to Doug Hemenway, CEO, "This North...

2014-07-31 23:18:56

"Blood Pressure Solution" reviews have been flooding the Internet and HealthyandFitZone.com reveals the truth about this program that promises natural remedies to lower blood pressure. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Blood Pressure Solution claims to offer natural methods that are better than doctor prescribed medication to lower one’s blood pressure. This has caught the attention of HealthyandFitZone.com’s Stan Stevenson, prompting an investigative review. “Our Blood...

2014-07-31 23:18:01

Health professionals at Veteran's Administration hospitals and clinics can more accurately diagnose patients using the BpTRU Blood Pressure Monitor by eliminating the effects of white coat hypertension. Issaquah, WA (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Recent studies at the Cleveland Clinic have shown 25% of patients report elevated blood pressure at the physician's office, but not at home. This has been called white coat hypertension and is attributed to anxiety related to an examination by a...

2014-07-30 23:00:48

DailyGossip.org publishes a review to the Restore My Blood Sugar program. This method promises to reveal unique ways to normalize blood sugar. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) July 30, 2014 The Restore My Blood Sugar review recently published by Daily Gossip indicates patients suffering from high blood sugar levels can now find an amazingly successful method of reducing stress and maintaining health. The new program was created by D. Chao and Andrew Forester who claim that certain lifestyle...

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2014-07-23 06:30:23

Rayshell Clapper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Probiotics work to manage gut flora by controlling the bad bacteria with good bacteria. WebMD reports that probiotics have even been linked to maintaining a strong immune system as well as these other ailments: • Treating childhood diarrhea • Treating ulcerative colitis • Treating necrotizing enterocolitis • Preventing antibiotic-associated diarrhea • Preventing infectious diarrhea • Preventing pouchitis •...

Losing Sleep After Your Divorce Could Cause Your Blood Pressure To Increase
2014-07-21 03:09:00

By Alexis Blue, University of Arizona Those who experience persistent sleep problems after a divorce stand to suffer from more than just dark circles. They might also be at risk for potentially harmful increases in blood pressure, a new study finds. A growing body of research links divorce to significant negative health effects and even early death, yet few studies have looked at why that connection may exist. Divorce-related sleep troubles may be partly to blame, suggest the...


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Heart
2013-01-01 11:25:12

The heart is a part of the circulatory system, and is considered one of the most vital organs of the human body. It is about the size of a fist, has a mass of approximately 300 grams, and its main function is to contract and produce enough pressure to circulate blood throughout the body. The top of the heart where the veins and arteries all connect is called the base. The pointed lower tip of the heart is called the apex. The coronary sulcus is a deep groove that runs horizontally across the...

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kenspeckle
  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'