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2013-09-13 11:11:22

Measuring sodium in a child's urine may help doctors identify those at risk for having high blood pressure later in life, according to a study presented at the American Heart Association High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions 2013. In a small study, researchers used a new protocol to quickly screen 19 children who were 10-19-year-olds. Researchers found that of the eight who retained sodium seven had high blood pressure. The inability to properly excrete sodium in the body can...

2013-09-09 08:47:33

Chloride is independent indicator of mortality in hypertensive patients 'Eat less salt' is a mantra of our health-conscious times and is seen as an important step in reducing heart disease and hypertension. Too much salt in the diet – and specifically sodium – is widely acknowledged as a major risk factor for high blood pressure however, scientists have found that salt's other oft-overlooked constituent chloride might also play an important role. A study by researchers at the...

2013-09-08 23:03:55

Natural Blood Pressure created by Christian Goodman is a new program that provides people with an effective natural blood pressure treatment, and detailed instructions on how to get rid of high cholesterol quickly. A full Natural Blood Pressure overview on the site Health Review Center indicates if the program is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 Natural Blood Pressure is a newly updated program that teaches people how to detoxify their body naturally. The program also...

2013-09-08 23:03:54

Natural Blood Pressure Reduction created by Paul Johnson is a new book that teaches people how to lower high blood pressure naturally. A full Natural Blood Pressure Reduction overview on the site Vkoolelite indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 Natural Blood Pressure Reduction book provides people with easy ways to get rid of bad habits like smoking and drinking alcohol to excess. After Paul Johnson launched this book, a lot of customers have used...

2013-09-08 23:03:52

Reduce and Help High Blood Pressure created by Germaine Hudson is a new book that provides people with a high-blood-pressure natural treatment, and some simple exercises to improve their health. A full Reduce And Help High Blood Pressure overview on the site Vkool.com indicates if the book is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 Reduce and Help High Blood Pressure designed by Germaine Hudson is a new book that covers three ways to create healthy sleeping habits, three...

2013-09-08 23:03:50

High Blood Pressure Remedy designed by Craig Anderson is a newly updated healthy diet program that covers natural remedies for blood pressure. A full High Blood Pressure Remedy overview on the site Vinamy.com indicates if the program is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 High Blood Pressure Remedy designed by Craig Anderson is a new healthy diet program that reveals to people the real effect of stress on their hypertension, easy ways they can use to get calm and stay...

2013-09-08 23:00:43

High blood pressure (hypertension) is a serious condition that, if untreated, can worsen over time, leading to coronary heart disease, heart failure, aneurysms, stroke and kidney failure. Houston, TX (PRWEB) September 08, 2013 Approximately one in three adults in the United States has high blood pressure and more than 20% don't even know they have it. Known as the silent killer, there are often no symptoms until the heart, arteries, and other organs are already damaged. And because of...

Taking Pulse From The Finger Can Show Aorta Stiffness
2013-09-05 17:09:25

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online An academic from the University of Iowa has developed a new, simpler method to measure the stiffness of the aorta, a common risk factor of heart disease. The new method uses an instrument called a transducer on the finger, or over the brachial artery just inside the arm beneath the elbow. Measuring the pulse, combined with factors, including a person's age and body mass index, enables the doctor to determine whether the aorta has...

2013-09-04 11:43:41

Removing one of the tiniest organs in the body has shown to provide effective treatment for high blood pressure. The discovery, made by University of Bristol researchers and published in Nature Communications, could revolutionize treatment of the world's biggest silent killer. The carotid body — a small nodule (no larger than a rice grain) found on the side of each carotid artery — appears to be a major culprit in the development and regulation of high blood pressure. Researchers,...

2013-09-04 08:31:01

AQUARIUS trial data show Aliskiren reduced incidents of death, stroke, heart attack Patients with clogged and hardened arteries who already have their blood pressure under control may benefit from an additional blood pressure-lowering medication, according to research from the Cleveland Clinic Coordinating Center for Clinical Research (C5Research). The researchers found that the renin-inhibitor aliskiren tended to slow coronary disease progression and reduced the risk of death, stroke...


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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