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Seeing Doctor Twice A Year Helps Keep Blood Pressure Under

Seeing Doctor Twice A Year Helps Keep Blood Pressure Under Control

Provided by Maggie Francis, American Heart Association People who visited their doctor at least twice a year were 3.2 times more likely to keep their blood pressure under control than those who saw their doctor once a year or less, according to...

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2014-10-24 23:05:51

Heart Fit Clinic, leaders in cardiac rehabilitation and prevention, in Calgary introduces new test to predict risk heart disease. Calgary, AB (PRWEB) October 24, 2014 Heart disease remains the number one killer in Canada and the most costly disease in the country. All too often, Canadians are falling victim to heart attack or stroke with little or no warning signs. “Relying on traditional risk factors like high blood pressure and cholesterol levels to identify patients at risk for heart...

2014-10-23 23:01:24

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association is the country's leading pulmonary hypertension organization. It has designated November as Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month to raise awareness of pulmonary hypertension, a rare and debilitating disease of the lungs that affects the functioning of the heart and can lead to right heart failure. Silver Spring, Md. (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 This release is an update to the October 21, 2014 release of the same title. It contains updated event...

2014-10-23 23:00:36

To help kick off November as Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) is teaming with the Maryland Zoo to host the Baltimore Walk for Hope on November 2. Pulmonary hypertension (PH) refers to high blood pressure in the lungs making it difficult for a patient to receive oxygen and forces the heart to work harder, often resulting in right hear failure. Without treatment, patients with PH are expected to live only 2-3 years. Silver Spring, Md....

2014-10-20 23:02:17

RnRMarketResearch.com adds “Hypertension – Pipeline Review, H2 2014” to its store. The report provides an overview of the Hypertension’s therapeutic pipeline. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 This report provides comprehensive information on the therapeutic development for Hypertension, complete with comparative analysis at various stages, therapeutics assessment by drug target, mechanism of action (MoA), route of administration (RoA) and molecule type, along with latest...

2014-10-20 23:00:33

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association has designated November as Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month. Pulmonary hypertension is a rare-debilitating disease of the lungs that affects the functioning of the heart and can lead to right heart failure. Without treatment, the average survival rate is 2.8 years. Silver Spring, Md. (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) has designated November as Pulmonary Hypertension Awareness Month and every November we work...

2014-10-15 08:29:40

DALLAS, Oct. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- PCCI and the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center announce the award of a UH2 grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to engage in a collaboration to improve chronic disease management for patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD), diabetes mellitus and hypertension. The nearly $5.8 million grant, "Improving Chronic Disease Management with Pieces(TM)," is coordinated by the NIH Common Fund, which supports "exceptionally high...

2014-10-14 04:22:26

KALAMAZOO, MI and KATOWICE, Poland, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ablative Solutions, Inc. (ASI), a privately held company headquartered in Kalamazoo, MI, with offices in Menlo Park, CA, announced today that it has treated the first patient in the Peregrine Study. Patients enrolled in the study receive targeted therapy using the investigational Peregrine System(TM) Infusion Catheter to treat sympathetic nerves located in the outer region of arteries. The interruption of these nerve...

2014-10-13 23:02:59

A $5.7 million National Institutes of Health grant will support research by scientists from Rutgers and Roswell Park Cancer Institute on the impact of health factors such as obesity, diabetes and hypertension among African-American women with breast cancer. Buffalo, NY, and New Brunswick, NJ (PRWEB) October 13, 2014 A $5.7 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (R01CA185623) will help investigators at Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey, Rutgers School of Public Health...

2014-10-06 12:28:47

New Trials Will Be Designed to Address the Shortcomings of SYMPLICITY HTN-3, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Oct. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the global hypertension management device market continues to hold considerable potential, despite recent setbacks. In the U.S., Europe and Japan, 200 million people are hypertensive, and many do not respond to medical therapy. Because hypertension can lead to major cardiovascular...

2014-10-02 23:05:03

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association and the Long Island PH Support Group are hosting the 10th Annual O2breathe Long Island Fun Walk and Family Fun Day Firemen's Memorial Park in Lindenhurst, Ny. Silver Spring, Md. (PRWEB) October 02, 2014 Who: The Pulmonary Hypertension Association (PHA) and the Long Island PH Support Group are hosting the 10th Annual O2breathe Long Island Fun Walk and Family Fun Day. PHA is the country’s leading pulmonary hypertension association that works to...


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Hypertension (journal)
2012-05-14 11:48:30

Hypertension is a peer-reviewed scientific journal established in 1979 and published monthly by the American Heart Association (AHA). As of May 2012, the editor-in-chief is John E. Hall (University of Mississippi). Publishing formats include original manuscripts, invited review summaries, invited case-based reviews, recent study highlights, invited brief commentaries, scientific or technical tutorials, letter to the editor, and novel findings of unusual interest. This journal focuses on...

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