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Airplane Noise Cardiovascular Disease Risk
2013-10-09 10:12:30

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A pair of new studies in the British Medical Journal indicate that individuals who live near a major airport run a higher risk of cardiovascular disease and stroke. In one study, scientists from the Harvard School of Public Health discovered that American zip codes with 10-decibel higher aircraft noise averaged a 3.5-percent higher cardiovascular hospital admission rate for adults aged 65 and older. In the other study, a team of...

2013-10-07 12:41:31

Embargoed tip sheet from Annals of Internal Medicine The United States Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) found insufficient evidence to recommend for or against routine screening for primary hypertension in asymptomatic children and adolescents. Hypertension in children and adolescents has increased over the past several decades, which may be attributable to the climb in childhood overweight and obesity rates. An estimated 11 percent of obese children in the United States suffer from...

2013-10-03 23:29:30

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 03, 2013 For the millions of women with high blood pressure, occasional blood pressure checks at the doctor's office might not be enough, according to an article in the October 2013 Harvard Women's Health Watch. Health organizations such as the American Heart Association and American Society of Hypertension recommend...

2013-10-01 23:29:35

A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Metabolic Syndrome: Understanding the Risk and Treatment describes the risk, dangers and treatment associated with metabolic syndrome. Boston, MA (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Metabolic Syndrome: Understanding the Risk and Treatment describes the risk, dangers and treatment associated with metabolic syndrome. Metabolic syndrome is a confusing and concerning set of risk factors that...

Maintain A Healthy Blood Pressure With Leisurely Physical Activities
2013-10-01 14:35:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While some people might claim that the physical nature of their job keeps them physically fit, a new research review from the American Heart Association journal Hypertension has found that leisure-time physical activity has a bigger effect on maintaining a healthy blood pressure level. In the review, researchers culled data from 13 different studies on the impacts of physical activity on blood pressure. Participants included nearly...

2013-09-27 23:22:07

Diet Doc has combined scientific research with the knowledge & expertise of doctors, nutritionists & nurses to offer the leading medically supervised prescription diet plans to lessen the risk for pulmonary hypertension due to blocked arteries. Boston, MA (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 Plaque begins its growth in arteries and is typically the result of a lifetime of eating fatty, processed and unhealthy foods. Years of plaque buildup can cause the arteries to become narrow, blocking...

2013-09-26 23:24:36

Significantly Less Medication Needed to Maintain Blood Pressure Control; Important Findings for Doctors, Patients and Payers (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 AtCor Medical (ASX: ACG), the developer and marketer of the SphygmoCor® system which measures central aortic blood pressures and arterial stiffness noninvasively, today announced that the results of a new randomized clinical study has demonstrated the benefits of using central blood pressure measurement to manage the health of...


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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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