Updated : 1 year, 8 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 31 (ANI): As per recent statistics, about 7% to 10% of pregnant women experience pregnancy-induced hypertension (PIH).
New Delhi [India], Oct 27 (ANI): Pulmonary arterial hypertension is a lung disorder in which the arteries that carry blood from the heart to the lungs become narrowed, making it difficult for blood to flow through the vessels.
Updated : 1 year, 9 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], Oct 20 (ANI): India is slowly falling prey to another silent disease, akin to hypertension and heart disease, which is detected only when tests indicate a decreased bone density.
New Delhi [India], Sep 28 (ANI): One of the most common lifestyle diseases today, hypertension affects every third person in the country.
Updated : 1 year, 10 months ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 18 (ANI): Turns out, organ damage from high blood pressure occurs not only in adults, but also in teens.
Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 16 (ANI): A recent study has found that there are marked gender differences in what drives blood pressure in middle-age and adulthood, suggesting the need for gender-specific treatments for hypertension.
Washington D.C. [USA], Sep 15 (ANI): A study has recently found that early eye damage caused by obesity, high blood pressure and diabetes can potentially be reversed by bariatric surgery.
Updated : 2 years, 1 month ago IST
Washington D.C. [USA], May 21 (ANI): A study has found that people aged between 18 to 49, with high systolic blood pressure over 140, are at greater risk of stroke, damage of kidneys and brain.
New Delhi [India], May 19 (ANI): If you have high blood pressure of more than 180/ 120 mm Hg with no family history before 30 or after 55 years of age then you may be suffering from secondary hypertension and need to bring in lifestyle modification and medications.
Updated : 2 years, 2 months ago IST
New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): High blood pressure (BP) or hypertension is a silent killer and often the symptoms go unnoticed during the early phase.
New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): World Hypertension Day, observed on the 17th of May every year, calls out for increasing awareness about this silent killer and help people realise that hypertension or high blood pressure is a preventable and controllable condition.
New Delhi [India], May 17 (ANI): Hypertension has always been perceived as one of those conditions, which becomes threatening/ fatal, when a person is ageing and is approaching his/her late 40s.