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High Blood Pressure Hypertension

Hypertension or high blood pressure is known as the "silent killer" because despite being one of the most common fatal conditions worldwide, most people are unaware they have the condition because it presents with very few or no symptoms.

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Are you a weekend warrior when it comes to exercise? Both regular or one-to-two days of exercise aid weight loss

Are you a weekend warrior when it comes to exercise? Both regular or one-to-two days of exercise aid weight loss

Study finds J-shaped association between dietary thiamine intake and worsening mental acuity

Study finds J-shaped association between dietary thiamine intake and worsening mental acuity

Healthy plant-based diets linked to lower risk of obstructive sleep apnea

Healthy plant-based diets linked to lower risk of obstructive sleep apnea

Ultra-processed foods: A growing threat to public health

Ultra-processed foods: A growing threat to public health

Novel genetic locations associated with primary open-angle glaucoma identified

Novel genetic locations associated with primary open-angle glaucoma identified

Is snoring related to high blood pressure?

Is snoring related to high blood pressure?

Pilates lowers blood pressure in hypertensive patients, study finds

Pilates lowers blood pressure in hypertensive patients, study finds

HartWacht app enables remote blood pressure and arrhythmia monitoring for Amsterdam UMC patients

HartWacht app enables remote blood pressure and arrhythmia monitoring for Amsterdam UMC patients

Good news for Valentine’s Day: Dark chocolate and champagne may improve heart health

Good news for Valentine’s Day: Dark chocolate and champagne may improve heart health

Flexitarian diet linked to lower cardiovascular risk, study finds

Flexitarian diet linked to lower cardiovascular risk, study finds

Acupuncture may lower stroke risk in rheumatoid arthritis patients

Acupuncture may lower stroke risk in rheumatoid arthritis patients

A century of progress: American Heart Association's historic journey and future directions

A century of progress: American Heart Association's historic journey and future directions

Pregnancy complications may also result in worse cardiovascular health for the child, study suggests

Pregnancy complications may also result in worse cardiovascular health for the child, study suggests

Salt substitutes reduce hypertension risk in elderly adults, study finds

Salt substitutes reduce hypertension risk in elderly adults, study finds

University of Michigan's pharmacist-centric care model replicated by CDC to tackle hypertension

University of Michigan's pharmacist-centric care model replicated by CDC to tackle hypertension

Complications during pregnancy linked to higher risk of heart disease and stroke later in life

Complications during pregnancy linked to higher risk of heart disease and stroke later in life

FDA’s plan to ban hair relaxer chemical called too little, too late

FDA’s plan to ban hair relaxer chemical called too little, too late

Study shows link between erectile dysfunction drugs and reduced risk of Alzheimer’s

Study shows link between erectile dysfunction drugs and reduced risk of Alzheimer’s

Snacking on pistachios may combat metabolic syndrome risk without weight gain

Snacking on pistachios may combat metabolic syndrome risk without weight gain

Gut microbiota alterations may influence immune system changes during pregnancy

Gut microbiota alterations may influence immune system changes during pregnancy