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Washington D.C. [USA], June 13 (ANI): Not only adults but even young children who are overweight are at risk of future heart attack and stroke. Overweight four-year-olds have a doubled risk of high blood pressure by the age of six, claims recent research.
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Washington DC [USA], May 17 (ANI): Undergoing weight loss surgery in early age can result in better outcomes against type 2 diabetes and high blood pressure, compared to adults who had the same procedure, observed researchers.
New Delhi/ Mumbai (India), May 17 (ANI): Hypertension commonly known as High Blood Pressure is a common condition in which there is an excessive long term force of blood applied to the artery walls leading to heart diseases. The more blood your heart pumps and the narrower your arteries a
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Washington D.C. [USA], May 3 (ANI): A non-smoker should leave a smoky room or car until it has been cleared, suggest researchers as secondhand smoke can cause high blood pressure and hypertension.
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Washington DC [USA], Apr 17 (ANI): A new study claims that 'metformin', a commonly used diabetes drug, has the potential to reduce the risk of heart diseases in non-diabetic patients. Researchers also claim that metformin could reverse the harmful thickening of the heart muscle that leads
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Washington D.C. [USA] Mar 13 (ANI): If there weren’t enough already, here is another reason to let of go of unhealthy addictions. According to a recent study, factors that influence the health of our blood vessels, such as smoking, high blood and pulse pressures, obesity and diabetes, are li
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Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 9 (ANI): Napping may do more than just rebooting our energy level and improve our mood. It can also keep high blood pressure at bay, a recent study suggests.
Washington D.C. [USA], Mar 08 (ANI): If you believe that moderate alcohol consumption is harmless, a recent research is here to pop that bubble. The study shows that moderate alcohol consumption--seven to 13 drinks per week--substantially raises one's risk of high blood pressure.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 24 (ANI): High blood pressure (hypertension) may be caused by lower than normal zinc levels, which alter the way in which kidneys handle sodium, a new study finds.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Jan 8 (ANI): According to a study, high-fat diets appear bad for blood pressure in both younger males and females.
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Pune (Maharashtra) [India] Dec 13 (ANI): Indian Army Chief General Bipin Rawat on Thursday said that the force cannot allow disability to become a reason to avoid operational deployment and duty at the cost of those who sacrifice themselves for the nation. Speaking at an event, the Army chi
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Washington D.C. [USA], Dec 4 (ANI): A recent study was conducted to find if there is any relationship between periodontal disease and tooth loss with hypertension.