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- Results from two studies presented at American Heart Association Scientific Sessions 2014 - CHAPEL HILL, N.C., Nov.
Minorities at a higher risk of developing hypertension used a community-based program to significantly lower their blood pressure.
Monitoring blood pressure at home is easy and convenient, and it can help women with high blood pressure fine-tune their treatment plan. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October
MR images taken when the ventricles of the heart relax and fill with blood and then when the ventricles contract and eject blood to the rest of the body provide a more complete picture of the extent of myocardial scar in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy.
High normal blood pressure becomes less of a risk factor for incident cardiovascular disease (CVD) and coronary heart disease (CHD) with age.
The first study to check the effects of eating potatoes on blood pressure in humans has concluded that two small helpings of purple potatoes (Purple Majesty) a day decreases blood pressure by about 4 percent without causing weight gain.
Researchers from Norway, led by Mette Svendsen of Oslo University, may have discovered a natural way to help reduce blood pressure.
Almost 75 million Americans have high blood pressure, a silent killer that can cause heart attacks, heart failure, strokes, kidney damage and other potentially fatal events.
Milk and soy protein supplements were associated with lower systolic blood pressure compared to refined carbohydrate dietary supplements.
Small changes in weight can make bigger differences in the blood pressure for overweight children, compared to those at normal weight, according to a new study.
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