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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
High blood pressure has been called a 'silent killer' and is considered a barometer of overall circulatory health. Claudia Lora, M.D.
High blood pressure during pregnancy could dramatically raise a woman's lifetime risk of stroke.
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).
Doctors should evaluate your physical activity habits as routinely as checking your blood pressure and other risk factors for cardiovascular diseases.
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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