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2014-03-31 10:04:31

One of the serious health consequences of obesity is elevated blood pressure (BP), a particular problem in children because research has found that high BP in children usually follows them into adulthood, carrying with it a wide range of possible negative consequences. Even modest elevations in the BP of adolescents, according to recent research, can pose cardiovascular problems later in life. A systematic review and meta-analysis of published studies of the effect of child obesity...

Blood Pressure Guideline Update Could Lower The Amount Of Americans Needing Hypertension Medications
2014-03-31 04:59:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Updated blood pressure guidelines announced earlier this year could mean that nearly six million American adults would no longer need hypertension medication, according to research published online Saturday in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The study, which was also presented during the 2014 American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions in Washington DC, also found that strictly applying the reduced blood...

2014-03-28 11:28:10

Study Highlights: -Stroke survivors who consistently control their blood pressure may reduce the likelihood of a second stroke by more than 50 percent. -Less than a third of stroke survivors maintained consistent blood pressure control more than 75 percent of the time. Stroke survivors who consistently control their blood pressure may reduce the likelihood of a second stroke by more than half, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. For the study,...

Doctors Raise Blood Pressure In Patients
2014-03-27 05:32:52

University of Exeter 'White coat effect' quantified in systematic review Doctors routinely record blood pressure levels that are significantly higher than levels recorded by nurses, the first thorough analysis of scientific data has revealed. A systematic review led by the University of Exeter Medical School, and supported by the National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care in the South West Peninsula (NIHR PenCLAHRC), has...

2014-03-26 23:32:14

Natural Blood Pressure is the latest program developed by Christian Goodman, who promises to teach people how to control their cholesterol levels. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Natural Blood Pressure was developed by Christian Goodman, who had many years of experience in the health industry. The program provides people with advanced methods, tips, and detailed instructions on how to lower high blood...

Obese People May Lower Their Blood Pressure With Watermelon: Study
2014-03-25 11:50:06

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Watermelon, a favorite summertime treat for kids and adults everywhere, could save the lives of many more people battling high blood pressure, according to new research from Florida State University Professor Arturo Figueroa. Publishing a paper in the American Journal of Hypertension, Figueroa and colleagues have found that the juicy sweet member of the berry family could significantly lower blood pressure in overweight...

2014-03-25 08:27:08

LONDON, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Global Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring Market 2012-2016TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor market to grow at a CAGR of percent over the period 2012-2016. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increase in patient population of blood pressure. The Global Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitor market has also been...

2014-03-24 20:23:52

DUBLIN, March 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/skgh5l/investigation) has announced the addition of the "Investigation Report on China Telmisartan Market" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/skgh5l/investigation ] report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) According to statistics from WHO, one-third of the world's adults have high blood pressure. Death toll...

2014-03-18 08:25:51

LONDON, March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Hospital Multi-Parameter Patient Monitor Product Description WinterGreen Research announces that it has published a new study Hospital Patient Multi -Parameter Monitors: Market Shares, Strategy, and Forecasts, Worldwide, 2013 to 2019. The study has 230 pages, 102 tables and figures. Whereas cardiac monitor units were initially used in newly created critical care units, now many patients...

2014-03-14 23:01:56

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association St. Louis Support Group will be hosting a trivia night on March 28 to raise money for research and to create awareness about a life-threatening lung disease, pulmonary hypertension. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 The Pulmonary Hypertension Association St. Louis Support Group will be hosting a trivia night on March 28 to raise money for research and to create awareness about pulmonary hypertension. Pulmonary hypertension is a chronic and...


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