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2013-10-21 23:27:31

A breakthrough technology implemented in a tiny mobile device allowing to monitor patient's vital signs and other biomedical parameters remotely and continuously, giving the user a freedom and a choice of the lifestyle, while giving the doctor the full pattern of changes and trends of vital signs and other monitored parameters. Being in high demand by the medical, wellness, and sports communities, the first products - Sensogram and SensoTRACK have been successfully demonstrated at the...

2013-10-21 23:02:09

High blood pressure has been called a 'silent killer' and is considered a barometer of overall circulatory health. Claudia Lora, M.D. will discuss ways to maintain healthy blood pressure in this month's "Breakfast with the Docs" at the Oak Park Arms retirement community. (PRWEB) October 21, 2013 Claudia Lora, M.D. will lead a discussion on blood pressure at "Breakfast with the Docs" at 8:30 a.m., Wednesday, Oct. 30 at the Oak Park Arms retirement community,...

2013-10-18 13:02:03

Women with this pregnancy complication may benefit from blood pressure monitoring to avoid longer-term risks, researchers say High blood pressure during pregnancy could dramatically raise a woman's lifetime risk of stroke, according to a study presented today at the Canadian Stroke Congress. "We've found that women who had high blood pressure during pregnancy could be at higher risk of stroke, particularly if they had pre-eclampsia, which is a more severe form of high blood pressure,"...

2013-10-17 16:43:26

A Johns Hopkins-led analysis of data previously gathered on more than 3,000 elderly Americans strongly suggests that taking certain blood pressure medications to control blood pressure may reduce the risk of dementia due to Alzheimer's disease (AD). In a report published in a recent edition of the journal Neurology, a team of researchers found that people over the age of 75 with normal cognition who used diuretics, angiotensin-1 receptor blockers (ARBs) and angiotensin-converting enzyme...

2013-10-15 10:28:04

Statement Highlights: -Doctors should evaluate patients’ physical activity habits as routinely as they check blood pressure and other risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. -Doctors should counsel patients on how to include physical activity in their lives. Doctors should evaluate your physical activity habits as routinely as checking your blood pressure and other risk factors for cardiovascular diseases, the American Heart Association recommends in a scientific statement...


Latest Blood pressure Reference Libraries

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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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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