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Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 21 (ANI): A study on animals has revealed that a drug called felodipine prescribed for high blood pressure could treat conditions such as Parkinson's, Huntington's and forms of dementia.
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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], Apr 6 (ANI): A new research conducted in rats has found that treating preeclampsia with sildenafil citrate (Viagra) may help protect the cardiovascular health of the offspring.
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Washington D.C. [USA], Apr 3 (ANI): While it may help you to sleep, regular use of sleeping pill use linked to a greater need for blood pressure medications, a recent study suggests.
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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
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.
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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 23 (ANI): Trying to figure out a trick to keep mental stress in check? It turns out just thinking about your romantic partner during a stressful situation may help keep your blood pressure under control just as effectively as actually having your significant other i
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New Delhi [India], Jan 14 (ANI): India is a country obsessed with spices. Not only do we value the taste, texture and aroma they bring, but are also aware that they possess various medicinal properties. Fennel seed, or Saunf, as we call it in Hindi, is one such spice.
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