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2014-04-01 12:59:16

Study Highlight: -Having blood pressure, blood sugar and cholesterol levels slightly higher than the recommended guidelines in early adulthood is associated with lower cognitive function in mid-life. Being heart healthy as a young adult  may increase your chance of staying mentally sharp in mid-life, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Circulation. In a 25-year study on 3,381 people, 18- to 30-years-old, those with blood pressure, blood sugar and...

Blood Pressure Guideline Update Could Lower The Amount Of Americans Needing Hypertension Medications
2014-03-31 04:59:50

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Updated blood pressure guidelines announced earlier this year could mean that nearly six million American adults would no longer need hypertension medication, according to research published online Saturday in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The study, which was also presented during the 2014 American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions in Washington DC, also found that strictly applying the reduced blood...

Marriage Can Be Healthy For Your Heart
2014-03-29 05:44:18

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Apparently marriage is good for your heart in more ways than one, as new research presented Saturday at the annual scientific sessions of the American College of Cardiology (ACC) suggests that men and women lucky enough to have found wedded bliss are less likely to suffer from cardiovascular disease than their divorced, single or widowed counterparts. According to The Telegraph, lead investigator Dr. Carlos L. Alviar and his...

2014-03-28 13:36:21

Disadvantaged children attending early childhood development programs have significantly improved health as adults Disadvantaged children who attend high-quality early childhood development programs including healthcare and nutrition have significantly improved health as adults, reports a new study. The study was led by researchers from UCL (University College London), the University of Chicago and the University of North Carolina. These findings build upon existing evidence that...

2014-03-28 11:28:10

Study Highlights: -Stroke survivors who consistently control their blood pressure may reduce the likelihood of a second stroke by more than 50 percent. -Less than a third of stroke survivors maintained consistent blood pressure control more than 75 percent of the time. Stroke survivors who consistently control their blood pressure may reduce the likelihood of a second stroke by more than half, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke. For the study,...

Doctors Raise Blood Pressure In Patients
2014-03-27 05:32:52

University of Exeter 'White coat effect' quantified in systematic review Doctors routinely record blood pressure levels that are significantly higher than levels recorded by nurses, the first thorough analysis of scientific data has revealed. A systematic review led by the University of Exeter Medical School, and supported by the National Institute for Health Research Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care in the South West Peninsula (NIHR PenCLAHRC), has...

2014-03-26 23:32:14

Natural Blood Pressure is the latest program developed by Christian Goodman, who promises to teach people how to control their cholesterol levels. An overview on the website Vinaf.com shows if the program is good for people to use. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 26, 2014 Natural Blood Pressure was developed by Christian Goodman, who had many years of experience in the health industry. The program provides people with advanced methods, tips, and detailed instructions on how to lower high blood...

Obese People May Lower Their Blood Pressure With Watermelon: Study
2014-03-25 11:50:06

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Watermelon, a favorite summertime treat for kids and adults everywhere, could save the lives of many more people battling high blood pressure, according to new research from Florida State University Professor Arturo Figueroa. Publishing a paper in the American Journal of Hypertension, Figueroa and colleagues have found that the juicy sweet member of the berry family could significantly lower blood pressure in overweight...

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 23:31:52

The Continuing Education Company CME conference for Primary Care Physicians February 3-7, 2014 highlighted the latest JNC 8 hypertension guidelines for family and internal medicine physicians and other allied health professionals. Palm Coast, Florida (PRWEB) March 18, 2014 The Hypertension update lecture at a recent continuing medical education (CME) conference for primary care physicians and other allied health professionals highlighted the recent JNC 8 guidelines. Continuing Education...

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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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