High Blood Pressure News and Research

Latest High Blood Pressure News and Research

Metabolic Syndrome, a map of the cardiovascular damage

Metabolic Syndrome, a map of the cardiovascular damage

Sports and exercise - in addition to preventing obesity and diabetes - directly improve vascular function and reduce atherosclerosis

Sports and exercise - in addition to preventing obesity and diabetes - directly improve vascular function and reduce atherosclerosis

New blood pressure-lowering drugs reduce stroke risk by 50%

New blood pressure-lowering drugs reduce stroke risk by 50%

Legs For Life free national screening program can save legs

Legs For Life free national screening program can save legs

Unrecognized hypertension is common among emergency room patients, especially African Americans

Unrecognized hypertension is common among emergency room patients, especially African Americans

Viagra fights heart and lung diseases

Viagra fights heart and lung diseases

If you thought getting mugged was more likely than a stroke - wrong again!

If you thought getting mugged was more likely than a stroke - wrong again!

Call for closer examination of a metabolic syndrome

Call for closer examination of a metabolic syndrome

Experimental immunusuppressant drug preserves transplanted kidneys

Experimental immunusuppressant drug preserves transplanted kidneys

New drug that selectively blocks immune responses protects kidneys after transplant

New drug that selectively blocks immune responses protects kidneys after transplant

New guidelines to battle heart failure

New guidelines to battle heart failure

Common non-aspirin painkillers linked to high blood pressure in women

Common non-aspirin painkillers linked to high blood pressure in women

Low hemoglobin levels are a predictor of increased risk of death among heart failure patients

Low hemoglobin levels are a predictor of increased risk of death among heart failure patients

New study shows even non-prescription painkillers raise blood pressure in women

New study shows even non-prescription painkillers raise blood pressure in women

Researchers find drug targets for treating metabolic syndrome

Researchers find drug targets for treating metabolic syndrome

Cognitive therapy can have a preventive effect for depression

Cognitive therapy can have a preventive effect for depression

FDA approval for Diovan (Valsartan)

FDA approval for Diovan (Valsartan)

Risk of metabolic syndrome raised even by secondhand smoke

Risk of metabolic syndrome raised even by secondhand smoke

Not enough women take part in heart drug trials

Not enough women take part in heart drug trials

The wonders of watermelon

The wonders of watermelon