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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...

2014-03-10 08:22:19

-- Bayer's Adempas (riociguat tablets) approved for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH)(1), which affects up to 2000 Canadians(2) -- Adempas provides novel and specific approach to treat different types of pulmonary hypertension (PH), a serious condition of the heart and lungs -- Only drug in Canada indicated to treat two rare types of PH - PAH and chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension (CTEPH)(1,3) TORONTO, March...

2014-03-07 23:24:09

Live Well Medical Centers Orlando’s Primary focus is prevention of illness, with a team of Internal Medicine, Primary Care, and Family Medicine specialists using a progressive approach with proven Anti-Aging Philosophies and Bioidentical Hormone Therapy that includes a thorough evaluation of all hormonal systems and general state of health. An unbalanced hormonal state has been proven to have a direct effect on Diabetes, Menopause, Andropause, Osteoporosis, Hypertension, and many more...

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...

2014-02-25 23:04:22

On Rare Disease Day, February 28, the Pulmonary Hypertension Association and PH community will celebrate the approval of three new PH treatments since October 2013 and join the National Organization of Rare Disorders in spreading the word that more needs to be done for the nearly one in ten Americans living with a rare disease. Silver Spring, Maryland (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 On Rare Disease Day, February 28, the pulmonary hypertension (PH) community will celebrate the approval of three...

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...

2014-02-24 08:28:57

DUBLIN, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/j8sfj8/blood_pressure ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Blood Pressure Monitoring Testing Market - Forecasts to 2019" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) The rise in prevalence of high/low blood pressure is attributed to a geriatric population, sedentary lifestyle, lack of physical activity and...

2014-02-21 12:24:44

DUBLIN, Feb. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/2n8qws/selfcare_medical ) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Self-Care Medical Devices Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Self-care medical devices are used for measuring and monitoring various vital parameters of a patient. These devices play an important role in monitoring...

Gene Variants Affect Blood Pressure
2014-02-21 04:53:42

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online An international team of researchers has identified 11 new DNA sequence variants associated with blood pressure levels and heart disease, 10 of which could be are in or near genes encoding proteins and appear to be likely targets for drugs that are currently available or in development. The study, which appears in Thursday’s edition of the American Journal of Human Genetics, examined the DNA of 87,736 individuals in order 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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