Payers Seize Opportunities to Control Diabetes Drug Costs
Diabetes remains the top overall traditional drug spend category for commercial, Medicare D, and Medicaid clients, according to the 2017 Drug Trend Report from Prime...
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Climbing stairs reduces hypertension and strengthens muscles, find study
New research published in the journal Menopause found that climbing stairs helps lower blood pressure and strengthens leg muscles in postmenopausal women.
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Persistent effect at 30-month post intervention of a community-based randomized trial of KM2H2 in reducing stroke and heart attack among senior hypertensive patients
The effect of the Keep Moving toward Healthy Heart and Healthy Brain program at 6-month post intervention has been assessed. The purpose of this study is to evaluate the KM2H2...
2 monthes ago - International Journal of Behavioral Nutrition and Physical Activity
Weekend Link Love - Edition 482
Research of the Week Intense exercise slows Parkinson's progression. Exercise alters the gut biome independently of diet . Blood pressure naturally and linearly decreases in...
3 monthes ago - Mark's Daily Apple
Magnesium Reduces Diabetes and Helps Keep You Young
By Dr. Mercola Magnesium is an essential mineral used in pathways for energy production, protein synthesis and cell signaling. 1 The mineral is involved in nearly 300 metabolic...
3 monthes ago - Mercola
LeBoff Receives BWPO James S. Winshall Leadership Award
Meryl LeBoff, MD, founding director of the Skeletal Health and Osteoporosis Center and Bone Density Unit in the Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Hypertension, was...
4 monthes ago - BWH
AMD patient with blurry vision
A 71-year-old Hispanic male presented to the eye clinic with complaints of blurry vision in both eyes of 4 months duration. The patient had been followed in the clinic for dry...
5 monthes ago - Healio
Study will Explore Air Pollution's Impact on the Developing Fetus
New research will seek to understand the biological mechanisms that are triggered by exposure to air pollution during pregnancy and lead to lower birth weight in newborns...
5 monthes ago - University of Rochester Medical Center - 3 articles
Women's dementia risk increased by midlife hypertension
Women who develop high blood pressure in their 40s may be at greater risk of dementia, a new study finds, but this association may not ring true for men.
5 monthes ago - Medical News Today
Delayed systolic blood pressure recovery following exercise as a mechanism of masked uncontrolled hypertension in chronic kidney disease
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Weekend Link Love - Edition 495
Research of the Week Nearly 47 million Americans are estimated to have preclinical brain changes associated with Alzheimer's. Your coffee habit influences your endocannabinoid...
Strong Influence of the Cardiovascular System on Alzheimer's Disease
For the first time, study presents a close relationship between Alzheimer's disease and problems with blood vessels.
TBI Linked to Earlier Alzheimer's, Autopsy Data Confirm
Age at dementia symptom onset and diagnosis was 2 to 3 years earlier for patients with vs without traumatic brain injury in 'the first study to use autopsy-confirmed cases' of...
Vitamin B12 supplementation could postpone disease progression in...
Patients recently diagnosed with Parkinson's disease that have low levels of vitamin B12 develop symptoms faster than those with higher levels, suggesting supplementation could...
Stem cell treatment may help rejuvenate ovaries, avoid effects of premature...
Young women with premature ovarian insufficiency may be able to use their own bone marrow stem cells to rejuvenate their ovaries and avoid the effects of premature menopause...
Mediterranean diet is linked to higher muscle mass, bone density after menopause
The heart-healthy Mediterranean diet also appears to be good for an older woman's bones and muscles, a new study of postmenopausal women in Brazil finds.
ACTIVExtend: BMD response increases long term with abaloparatide followed by...
Lorraine A. Fitzpatrick CHICAGO - Postmenopausal women with osteoporosis saw increased bone mineral density and reduced fracture risks over 43 months with alendronate follow-up...
Is it normal to have differently sized testicles?
Most men have asymmetrical testicles. Find out what is normal, what causes enlarged testicles, and how to check for testicular abnormalities.
How to shrink the prostate naturally
Learn about natural remedies for an enlarged prostate, all of which encourage good prostate health. Included is detail on lifestyle tips and causes.