High Blood Pressure News and Research

Latest High Blood Pressure News and Research

High blood pressure risk in African-Americans linked to genetics

High blood pressure risk in African-Americans linked to genetics

Sildenafil restores cognitive function in rats after liver failure

Sildenafil restores cognitive function in rats after liver failure

New research centre for the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease

New research centre for the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease

Origins of racial health disparities can involve both genes and environment and the interactions between them

Origins of racial health disparities can involve both genes and environment and the interactions between them

Millions of Canadians at risk because of avoidable delays in diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure

Millions of Canadians at risk because of avoidable delays in diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure

High levels of homocysteine, an amino acid in the blood, may indicate an increased risk of stroke

High levels of homocysteine, an amino acid in the blood, may indicate an increased risk of stroke

1 billion people with high blood pressure by 2025

1 billion people with high blood pressure by 2025

First new guidelines in more than a decade for managing asthma during pregnancy

First new guidelines in more than a decade for managing asthma during pregnancy

Weight, fitness and lifestyle are important factors contributing to metabolic syndrome

Weight, fitness and lifestyle are important factors contributing to metabolic syndrome

Lack of sleep could make you fat

Lack of sleep could make you fat

Strong association between high levels of hyaluronic acid and severe osteoarthritis

Strong association between high levels of hyaluronic acid and severe osteoarthritis

Metabolic syndrome linked to carbohydrate-rich diet

Metabolic syndrome linked to carbohydrate-rich diet

Stem cells could reveal secrets of illness in later life

Stem cells could reveal secrets of illness in later life

Genetics may not be enough to explain the rates of high blood pressure in US African-American populations

Genetics may not be enough to explain the rates of high blood pressure in US African-American populations

3 or more alcoholic drinks increases risk of ischemic stroke by 45%

3 or more alcoholic drinks increases risk of ischemic stroke by 45%

Link between body-mass index and oral-contraceptive failure

Link between body-mass index and oral-contraceptive failure

Moderate physical exercise can stave off metabolic syndrome in people age 55 to 75

Moderate physical exercise can stave off metabolic syndrome in people age 55 to 75

Out-of-office blood pressure readings help predict CVD risk

Out-of-office blood pressure readings help predict CVD risk

Advice for patients who have been taking Celebrex or Bextra

Advice for patients who have been taking Celebrex or Bextra

Low-dose diuretic therapy for most patients with hypertension recommended

Low-dose diuretic therapy for most patients with hypertension recommended