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Damage to the heart and lungs caused by treating tumors in a person’s chest area can be limited through the use of drug typically used to treat cardiovascular disease, a team of Dutch researchers claim in a new study.
Once derided as an unhealthy indulgence, the reputation of the egg has been on the rebound in recent years. Now, a new study has found that a component in egg whites may help to lower blood pressure.
Researchers at St. Michael's Hospital have published the first detailed figures showing the risk of using the prescription drug Rasilez in combination with certain other blood pressure-lowering medications.
A class of medication used to treat high blood pressure may protect older adults against memory decline, U.S. researchers said. High blood pressure is an important risk factor for Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia, lead author Dr.
Critics of antibiotics and other prescription drugs might change their mind when they learn what "old age" was in days gone by.
In patients experiencing an episode of highly elevated blood pressure, also known as acute hypertensive crisis, without organ damage, antianxiety treatment effectively lowers blood pressure (BP) and may be considered as a first step in therapy, researchers from Israel suggest in a report in the American Journal of Hypertension.
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