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2013-11-27 10:30:08

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online For years, physicians have been telling their patients to monitor the amount of sodium in their food due to the potential damage it can cause to the body’s cardiovascular system. Now, a new study from UK researchers published in the British Medical Journal has found that some common medications contain enough sodium to increase the risk of a dangerous cardiovascular event. The researchers concluded that the public "should be warned about...

2013-11-26 23:00:43

Guebert announces largest exhibit presence ever at Radiology Society of North America Annual Meeting Princeton, NJ (PRWEB) November 26, 2013 Guerbet announced today that it will have the company’s largest exhibit presence ever at the Radiology Society of North America (RSNA)’s 99th Assembly and Annual Meeting Dec. 1-6 in Chicago. Guerbet will be exhibiting at Booth #2535 South Building, Hall A. This will mark the first RSNA for Guerbet since the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...

2013-11-25 09:53:36

Mexican diet more dangerous than fast food chains A cardiovascular disease (CVD) expert is calling for mandatory screening of 18 year-old Mexicans to halt the CVD epidemic plaguing the nation. Cardiovascular risk factors will be a key theme at the Mexican Congress of Cardiology, held 23 to 27 November in Leon, Guanajuato, Mexico. The Congress is organised by the Mexican Society of Cardiology (MSC) and features a collaborative programme with the European Society of Cardiology (ESC). Dr...

Three Key Risk Factors Heart Disease
2013-11-22 11:09:24

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new research review published by The Lancet from the Harvard School of Public Health and Imperial College London has found that blood pressure, cholesterol, and blood glucose are critical factors for determining the risk of cardiovascular disease linked to being overweight or obese. The review included 97 studies from around the world, 1.8 million people, and more than 57 years of research. It found that controlling hypertension,...

Metabolically Healthy Obese People Still Face Risk Of Heart Disease
2013-11-21 08:51:36

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Even if an obese person is metabolically healthy, he or she still faces an increased risk of developing diabetes and cardiovascular disease, according to new research published online in the Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism. While previous studies have produced conflicting reports as to whether or not obese men and women can avoid high blood pressure, high blood sugar, low high-density...

2013-11-20 17:42:54

Data reported by the Hearts Beat Back: The Heart of New Ulm Project reinforce the positive influence of lifestyle factors in mitigating risks that potentially increase the likelihood of heart disease and other health problems. Findings based on 1,059 residents of New Ulm, Minn, underscore the importance of obesity prevention and nutrition, specifically eating more fruits and vegetables, in addressing metabolic syndrome (MS), a common precursor to cardiovascular disease (CVD). This study used...

2013-11-15 23:24:23

The High Blood Pressure Solution Kit reviews have been flooding the Internet and HealthAvenger.com reveals the truth about this resource guide that claims to offer natural remedies, which can help those who suffer from high blood pressure. Houston, TX (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 The High Blood Pressure Solution Kit that claims natural remedies such as an exercise routine and small changes in the diet not only help lower blood pressure, but also can completely get rid of it in order to make...

2013-11-12 08:36:51

VIENNA, Va., Nov. 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sarfez Pharmaceuticals has completed a trial of its novel loop diuretic drug that has the potential to revolutionize the quality of life and life expectancy of patients suffering from chronic kidney disease, congestive heart failure and resistant hypertension. By adapting an existing drug--Torsemide-- into a much-needed extended release formulation, Sarfez is hoping to give patients resistant to the current diuretics a drug that will support...

2013-11-11 08:28:21

WASHINGTON, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- November 14, 2013 - Women In Government will hold its Fourth Annual Healthcare Summit on Thursday, November 14-16, 2013, in Washington, DC. This intense three-day event will cover a wide range of issues including women's health, diabetes, childhood obesity, chronic disease prevention and management, health IT, and recent innovations in healthcare, including implementation of the Affordable Healthcare Act. An expected 50-55 legislators...

Low-Sodium Diets Could Prevent Kidney Failure, Heart Disease
2013-11-08 10:04:51

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Lowering the salt intake of heart and kidney patients could help prevent renal failure or cardiovascular disease, according to new research appearing online in Thursday’s edition of the Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. Excessive sodium consumption is frequently associated with an increased risk of heart disease and declining kidney function, and chronic kidney disease (CKD) patients are more likely to be affected...


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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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