Latest Blood pressure Stories

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...

Meta-analysis Shows Any Blood Pressure Reading Above Normal Could Increase Risk Of Stroke
2014-03-13 08:36:52

American Academy of Neurology Anyone with blood pressure that's higher than the optimal 120/80 mmHg may be more likely to have a stroke, according to a new meta-analysis published in the March 12, 2014, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. The meta-analysis looked at all of the available research on the risk of developing stroke in people with "prehypertension," or blood pressure higher than optimal but lower than the threshold to be...

2014-03-12 23:27:12

Blood Pressure Reduction Guide made by Paul Johnson is the latest program for hypertension sufferers who want to lower the risk of a heart attack or stroke. A full review on the site HealthReviewCenter.com indicates if it is worth buying. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 Blood Pressure Reduction Guide is the latest program for hypertension sufferers who want to get natural methods to dramatically reduce their blood pressure levels. This program will teach people how to lower the risk of...

2014-03-12 23:04:39

The global market for peripheral vascular surgical devices was valued at $5.8 billion in 2012 and at $6.2 billion for 2013. BCC Research expects the market to grow to $8.4 billion by 2018, and register a five-year compound annual growth rate of 6.3% from 2013 to 2018. Wellesley, Mass. (PRWEB) March 12, 2014 According to a new technical market research report Peripheral Vascular Surgical Devices: Technologies and Global Markets, from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the global...

2014-02-26 16:27:56

LONDON, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Vital Signs Monitoring Market - Market Landscape Analysis of Blood Pressure Monitoring Devices, Pulse Oximeters and Temperature Monitoring Devices - Forecasts up to 2018 The global vital signs monitoring devices market includes emergency support and care services and devices, which can be used not only at clinics, but also at a patient's home. The most significant healthcare trend...

Blood Pressure Should Be Measured In Both Arms
2014-02-26 08:33:55

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online New research led by Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston has discovered a possible link between differences in interarm blood pressure and an increased risk of a future cardiovascular event, presenting new evidence to support the belief that diagnostic tests should be measured in both arms. Typically, medical care providers take blood pressure measurements using just one arm. However, the new study, which appears in the March...

Rise In Fall Injuries Tied To Medication Used To Control Hypertension
2014-02-26 06:33:58

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study, published in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine, reveals that medications used by many older people to control their blood pressure also increase the risk of serious fall injuries by 30 to 40 percent. According to the Yale School of Medicine research team, these injuries have a similar effect on mortality and functional loss as the strokes and heart attacks the blood pressure drugs are meant to prevent. It has long been...

A Vegetarian Diet Can Help Lower Blood Pressure: Study
2014-02-25 10:49:57

[ Watch the Video: Vegetarian Diet Lowers Blood Pressure ] Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new research review from a joint team of Japanese and American doctors has found that switching to a vegetarian diet can be an effective means for lowering blood pressure. The team also found that people on a vegetarian diet have a lower average blood pressure than those who regularly eat meat. While a ‘vegetarian’ diet may include dairy products, eggs and/or fish...

Latest Blood pressure Reference Libraries

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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