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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...

2014-03-14 23:01:56

The Pulmonary Hypertension Association St. Louis Support Group will be hosting a trivia night on March 28 to raise money for research and to create awareness about a life-threatening lung disease, pulmonary hypertension. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) March 14, 2014 The Pulmonary Hypertension Association St. Louis Support Group will be hosting a trivia night on March 28 to raise money for research and to create awareness about pulmonary hypertension. Pulmonary hypertension is a chronic and...

Prescription Medications Often Work Against Each Other
2014-03-14 10:08:02

David Stauth, Oregon State University About three out of four older Americans have multiple chronic health conditions, and more than 20 percent of them are being treated with drugs that work at odds with each other – the medication being used for one condition can actually make the other condition worse. This approach of treating conditions “one at a time” even if the treatments might conflict with one another is common in medicine, experts say, in part because little information...

2014-03-13 23:04:47

Many Health Care Consumers Don't Know Simple Health Terms Bethesda MD (PRWEB) March 13, 2014 When it comes to understanding basic health information, many Americans do not understand simple terms, even some of America's biggest chronic conditions, so says a new survey from Health Literacy Innovations (HLI), a company that creates tools to eliminate confusion from low health literacy. Using Amazon Mechanical Turk (MTurk), a crowdsourcing Internet site, HLI asked 1,000 respondents...

2014-03-13 12:29:35

LONDON, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: MediPoint: Renal Denervation - EU Analysis and Market Forecasts MediPoint: Renal Denervation - EU Analysis and Market Forecasts SummaryNumerous medical device news sources and industry executives have proclaimed renal denervation to be the top medical device breakthrough of the past two years, and for good reason. Hypertension is one of the most prevalent chronic conditions...

Meta-analysis Shows Any Blood Pressure Reading Above Normal Could Increase Risk Of Stroke
2014-03-13 08:36:52

American Academy of Neurology Anyone with blood pressure that's higher than the optimal 120/80 mmHg may be more likely to have a stroke, according to a new meta-analysis published in the March 12, 2014, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. The meta-analysis looked at all of the available research on the risk of developing stroke in people with "prehypertension," or blood pressure higher than optimal but lower than the threshold to be...


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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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