High Blood Pressure News and Research

Latest High Blood Pressure News and Research

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

Risk of having a heart attack is elevated in the weeks after stopping use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

Risk of having a heart attack is elevated in the weeks after stopping use of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs

Compounds in Christmas trees could help treat arthritis and pain

Compounds in Christmas trees could help treat arthritis and pain

Obesity rate among American workers of all ages grew from 20% to 29% over the past decade

Obesity rate among American workers of all ages grew from 20% to 29% over the past decade

Excellent news for the many people who suffer from high blood pressure

Excellent news for the many people who suffer from high blood pressure

Study of safety issues surrounding the medical use of cannabis has just been launched

Study of safety issues surrounding the medical use of cannabis has just been launched

Men and women who were overweight in young adulthood and middle age have significantly higher Medicare costs in older age

Men and women who were overweight in young adulthood and middle age have significantly higher Medicare costs in older age