Silent killer: 3.5 billion people have elevated blood pressure, and they don't even know it
A recent study has uncovered the harsh truth about blood pressure: As the incidence of people with elevated or high blood pressure rises, so do the number of deaths related to...
4 days ago - Natural News
Intensive BP Meds in Elderly May Slow Hypertensive Brain Damage
The benefit by MRI in the small randomized INFINITY study with patients 75 years and older didn't come with improved cognition or mobility, but it also didn't raise risk of...
4 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
How a Short, Daily Nap Is Good for Your Heart
A nap sounds like a luxury, doesn't it? You might take a short one on days when you didn't sleep well the night but taking a daytime snooze might not be part of your daily...
8 days ago - Cathe Friedrich
FDA OKs Rocklatan, a New Once-Daily Eye Drop for Glaucoma
The netarsudil and latanoprost ophthalmic solution reduces elevated intraocular pressure in patients with open-angle glaucoma or ocular hypertension. FDA Approvals
11 days ago - Medscape
Moderate Drinking Tied to Risk of Stage 1, 2 Hypertension
This study suggests clinicians should screen more for alcohol consumption and elevated blood pressure, and supports advice that drinking less is better to avoid risk for many...
11 days ago - Medscape
These healthy foods are proven to lower blood pressure better than drugs
Hypertension can be managed without the need to take expensive pharmaceutical drugs. Instead, consume as many naturally nutritious foods in their unprocessed state to help...
11 days ago - Natural News - 2 articles
Lower BP Linked to Cognitive Decline in Frail Elderly
For older patients receiving hypertension treatment, a systolic BP below 130 mmHg was linked to added cognitive decline, especially among individuals with complex health...
12 days ago - Medscape
FDA Fast-Tracks Approval of Generic Valsartan
Amid ongoing tainted sartan drug recalls, the US Food and Drug Administration has approved a new generic of valsartan to treat hypertension and heart failure. FDA Approvals
12 days ago - Medscape - 4 articles
Less Hypertension Seen After Adrenalectomy Hypertension in Primary Aldosteronism
In patients with primary aldosteronism, adrenalectomy is associated with a reduction in blood pressure and need for antihypertensive medications, according to a retrospective...
13 days ago - Medscape
Brain Health Affected by Hypertension, Diabetes, Obesity and Smoking
Smoking, high blood pressure , diabetes and obesity, which are the risk factors that cause damage to blood vessels and heart can also affect brain health, reveals a recent study.
14 days ago - Medindia Health - 2 articles
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Gender-bending chemicals in DUST 'could be making children fat'
A study by Duke University of more than 190 dust samples from US homes revealed the grime can contain up to 70 chemicals that are known to cause fat cell development or...
Obesity Might Cause Early Puberty In Boys
A new study has shown that boys with obesity enter puberty at an earlier age than average.
Younger Women may Respond Poorly to Keto Diet: Study
Women on the ketogenic diet are less likely than males to encounter notable weight loss and are more likely to display impaired blood sugar control, finds a new study.
Chemicals in Household Dust May Up Obesity Risk
Endocrine-disrupting chemicals in household dust may promote fat cell development and put you at a higher risk of obesity, reveals a new study.
Hormone Released from Fat Tissue may Play a Role in Obesity-related Asthma
New research shows that a hormone released from fat tissue is critical in the development of obesity-related asthma and may be a target of future treatments for the disease.
Is Age a Factor in Exercise Recovery?
After a workout, what's the next step? To recover, of course. Exercise, whether strength training or an aerobic workout, places substantial stress on the body. Once a workout...
Prepping 101: Tips to help you survive the coming economic collapse
The financial, social and political instability of the modern world makes it seem like a collapse could happen at any time. While nobody can predict the future, there is one...
CPAP Machine Promotes Weight Loss in Dieting Obese Adults With Sleep Apnea
People who have obstructive sleep apnea in addition to obesity can lose more weight if they treat their sleep disorder with an overnight CPAP, or continuous positive airway...
New Zealand ISP blocks all videos on Brighteon.com, even after NZ mosque...
If ever there was a gleaming example of how appeasement of Left-wing tyranny is never the answer, this one is. Earlier this week, Natural News founder and editor Mike Adams...
Demand for Nonsurgical Cosmetic Treatments Still Increasing
Demand for noninvasive and nonsurgical aesthetic treatments in plastic surgery practices continues to grow, according to the results of the 2018 American Society for Aesthetic...