Keyword Results for   'hypertension'  
Midlife hypertension linked to greater dementia risk   Aug 5, 11:24 am
Washington, Aug 05 (ANI): A new study has revealed that hypertension during the age of 48 to 67 years may pose as a greater threat of cognitive decline and dementia as compared with individuals who had normal blood pressure.
Lean beef diet helps reduce blood pressure  Jul 18, 1:43 pm
Washington, July 18 (ANI): A new study has found that eating lean beef can reduce risk factors for heart disease as it is the principal protein source in a Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) like diet, along with fruits, vegetables and low-fat dairy.
Vitamin D deficiency could lead to hypertension: Lancet  Jun 26, 9:28 am
Washington, June 26 (ANI): Researchers have provided evidence for low levels of vitamin D have a causal role in the development of high blood pressure (hypertension).
New genes involved in food preferences set to revolutionize diets and improve health  Jun 2, 10:07 am
Washington, June 2 (ANI): Researchers have said that new understanding of the genes involved in taste perception and food preferences could lead to personalised nutrition plans effective not just in weight loss but in avoiding diseases like cancer, depression, and hypertension.
Negative social interactions up risk of hypertension in older adults  May 29, 9:54 am
Washington, May 29 (ANI): Researchers have shown that unpleasant or demanding interpersonal encounters increase hypertension risk among older adults.
How olive oil helps prevent hypertension  May 20, 9:48 am
Washington, May 20 (ANI): Researchers have said that a diet that combines unsaturated fats with nitrite-rich vegetables, like olive oil and lettuce, could help protect you from hypertension.
Pregnant women with high BP risk preterm delivery and low birth weight  Apr 16, 10:15 am
Washington, April 16 (ANI): Researchers have said that pregnant women with chronic hypertension (high blood pressure) are highly likely to suffer from adverse pregnancy outcomes such as preterm delivery, low birth weight and neonatal death.
Syrian civil war's impact on children's health 'devastating'  Mar 10, 2:23 pm
Washington, Mar. 10 (ANI): The impact of Syrian civil war on kids' health is far more insidious than has been widely understood, a leading children's advocacy group has said.
Air pollution increases hypertension risk in pregnant women  Feb 14, 11:26 am
Washington, Feb 14 (ANI): A new study has found that breathing in harmful toxics during pregnancy increases risk of hypertension in women and may result in deadly complications like preeclampsia.
Elevated BP at home but not in clinic can indicate increased heart attack risk  Jan 22, 11:16 am
Washington, Jan. 22 (ANI): Researchers have found that patients with masked hypertension, or normal BP in clinic but elevated BP when measured at home, had an increased risk of death and cardiovascular events compared with those who had normal BP in both clinic and at home.
New practical hypertension guidelines offered for docs around the globe  Dec 18, 1:07 pm
Washington, Dec. 18 (ANI): The American Society of Hypertension, Inc. (ASH) and the International Society of Hypertension (ISH) have announced the creation of first-of-their-kind guidelines for the diagnosis and treatment of Hypertension.
CPAP reduces hypertension in patients with sleep apnea  Dec 11, 11:36 am
Washington, Dec 11 (ANI): Researchers have found that among patients with obstructive sleep apnea and hypertension that requires 3 or more medications to control, continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment for 12 weeks resulted in a decrease in 24-hour average and diastolic blood pressure and an improvement in the nocturnal blood pressure pattern, compared to patients who did not receive CPAP.
Hypertension main link between erectile dysfunction and heart disease  Dec 8, 9:49 am
Washington, Dec. 8 (ANI): Inability of the artery that supplies blood to the penis to expand and contract properly is the reason behind erectile dysfunction (ED).
Potential new drug that may be used as therapy for stroke discovered   Oct 26, 2:20 pm
Washington, Oct 26 (ANI): A new study has shown that an experimental drug called 3K3A-APC appears to reduce brain damage, eliminate brain hemorrhaging and improve motor skills in older stroke-afflicted mice and stroke-afflicted rats with comorbid conditions such as hypertension.
Technique incorporating meditation and yoga lowers high blood pressure  Oct 16, 2:47 pm
Washington, Oct 16 (ANI): A new study has revealed that technique incorporating meditation and yoga can benefit patients with high blood pressure or 'prehypertension'.
Overweight and obese kids at higher risk of developing hypertension  Oct 11, 3:30 pm
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): A new study has revealed that high body weight in children and adolescents is strongly associated with the likelihood of hypertension.
How eating better can help you live longer   Sep 25, 11:31 am
Washington, Sept. 25 (ANI): Diet can help lower hypertension and improve heart function in patients suffering from a common type of heart failure, according to a new research.
Majority of people globally unaware they suffer from hypertension  Sep 8, 11:01 am
Washington, Sept 8 (ANI): A worldwide study has found that many people don't know they have hypertension, and even if they do, very few are receiving adequate drug therapy for their condition.
Vitamin D may not help reduce BP in hypertension sufferers  Aug 13, 12:40 pm
Washington, August 13 (ANI): A study has claimed that Vitamin D supplementation does not seem to improve blood pressure or markers of vascular health in older patients suffering from hypertension.
Blood pressure drugs up breast cancer risk   Aug 6, 2:16 pm
Washington, Aug 6 (ANI): A new study has found that long-term use of a calcium-channel blocker to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) is associated with higher breast cancer risk.
High blood pressure risks associated with playing college football  Jul 30, 2:59 pm
Washington, July 30 (ANI): College football players, especially linemen, may develop high blood pressure over the course of their first season, according to a small study in the American Heart Association's journal Circulation.
Soon, drug to 'switch off' hypertension  Jul 23, 2:46 pm
Washington, July 23 (ANI): Researchers have designed new compounds that could be the key to controlling hypertension and switching off the signaling pathways that lead to the deadly condition.
Drinking 4 cups of tea or coffee a day helps lower BP  Jul 2, 10:56 am
London, July 2 (ANI): People consuming four cups of tea or coffee a day have lower blood pressure as compared to those who don't, a new study has revealed.
Commonly prescribed drugs may trigger onset and progression of Alzheimer's   Jun 13, 1:28 pm
Washington, June 13 (ANI): Researchers at The Mount Sinai Medical Center have found that multiple drug classes commonly prescribed for common medical conditions are capable of influencing the onset and progression of Alzheimer's disease.
Lack of vitamin D linked to hypertension  Jun 11, 10:52 am
Washington, June 11 (ANI): A new study led by an India researcher has confirmed that low levels of vitamin D can trigger hypertension.