Oct 20 Cardiology News
Secondary AF, Heart failure statistics, DOAC bleeding rates, uncontrolled hypertension and stroke risk factors are discussed by John Mandrola in this week's...
1 day ago - Medscape
Young adult men lag in hypertension treatment, awareness
Compared with middle-aged and older adults, young adults, especially men, are deficient in hypertension awareness and treatment, according to a study. “Young adulthood...
1 day ago - Healio - 2 articles
Reflux Episodes Spike BP in People With GERD and Hypertension
In patients with both gastroesophageal reflux disease and essential hypertension, episodes of reflux can trigger elevations in blood pressure , especially at night, according...
1 day ago - Medscape
CDC: Control not achieved in more than half of US adults with hypertension
Less than half of U.S. adults with hypertension have their BP under control, according to a data brief released by the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics. “Despite...
2 days ago - Healio
Take a Number: Women Are More Likely to Address High Blood Pressure
Men and women develop hypertension at roughly the same rates, but men do not get it under control until much later in life, researchers find.
2 days ago - NY Times - 4 articles
Potato Consumption Does Not Increase Blood Pressure or Incident Hypertension in 2 Cohorts of Spanish Adults
Background: Potatoes have a high glycemic load but also antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals. It is unclear what mechanisms are involved in relation to their effect on blood...
2 days ago - Nutrition
Young-onset colon cancers present with physical symptoms, left-side disease
ORLANDO - Patients with young-onset colorectal cancer commonly presented with physical symptoms such as rectal bleeding, pain and bloating and nearly 70% presented with...
3 days ago - Healio - 2 articles
Uncontrolled Hypertension Unchanged in US Adults
New data from the CDC's National Center for Health Statistics show less than half of US adults with hypertension have their blood pressure under control, basically unchanged...
3 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
Age, Racial Differences Persist in Hypertension Prevalence
Men more likely than women to have condition... until age 60
3 days ago - MedPageToday
Patiromer lowers potassium in patients with hyperkalemia taking RAAS inhibitors
BOSTON - Patiromer reduced serum potassium in patients with hyperkalemia and diabetic kidney disease treated with renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system inhibitors to lower BP...
4 days ago - Healio
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Low Glucose Levels Found in Obese, Type 2 Diabetes Patients
It is important to control blood glucose levels, too high sugar levels for longer period of time increases the risk of developing diabetes complications.
Attorney: Westlake man charged with defrauding Cleveland Clinic will be cleared
An attorney for a former Cleveland Clinic spinoff company executive charged with defrauding the Clinic believes his client will be vindicated, and said that while the some of...
MAF Amplification to Validate If Zoledronic Acid Treatment is Beneficial
Study identifies the effect of MAF amplification on the outcome of treatment with adjuvant zoledronic in breast cancer patients.
Listeria test prompts FSIS recall of Fresh Foods chicken bowls
Fresh Foods Manufacturing Co. of Freedom, PA, is recalling 701 pounds of heat-treated, not fully cooked, not shelf stable chicken products that may be adulterated withListeria...
Tuna loins recalled in several states for risk of Salmonella
Relish Foods Inc. of Culver City, CA, is recalling frozen Newport brand tuna loins because a routine, random test by the Food and Drug Administration returned results for...
Insurance A Major Factor In Blacks' Higher Breast Cancer Mortality
Black women's breast cancer mortality is now 40 percent higher than white women's.
Chronic Pain Isn't Stopping Lady Gaga From Doing WORK in the Gym
Ever since Lady Gaga opened up about her chronic pain disorder on Gaga: Five Foot Two , we've been wondering how the heck this superwoman does so much every day. She has...
Easy No-Cook Salsa Recipe
Get the chips ready for this quick and easy No-Cook Restaurant-Style Salsa recipe! In less than five minutes, you will have a delicious, healthy appetizer or snack everyone...
Hospitals Are Paying Billions To Recruit Nurses In The Face Of Looming Shortage
By 2024, there will be more than one million job openings for registered nurses.
FDA Approves 2nd Gene Therapy
Yescarta fights a type of lymphoma; move is heralded as helping open 'new era' in medical care Related MedlinePlus Pages: Genes and Gene Therapy , Lymphoma