2 hrs ago
Glenmark told to pay $25m to Abbott
Mumbai, April 22: Glenmark Pharmaceuticals will have to pay damages of up to $25 million to Abbott Laboratories after it lost a patent infringement case pertaining to the latter's anti-hypertension drug Tarka.
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6 hrs ago
Researcher turns to new biobank to explain spike in kidney disease
CARTaGENE biobank data show that more than one-third of the people with diabetes, high blood pressure or cholesterol were not managing their illness even though they had a regular treating physician, says Dr. Francois Madore, a kidney specialist, with dialysis patient Jean-Guy Bourgeois at Sacre Coeur Hospital on Tuesday.
7 hrs ago
Kaiser study looks to help blacks manage blood pressure
Chuck and Priscilla Harlins of Oakland are among 600 black patients taking part in a study on reducing high blood pressure.
13 hrs ago
Valsartan Regulates Myocardial Autophagy and Mitochondrial Turnover...
From the Division of Nephrology and Hypertension and Division of Cardiovascular Diseases , Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN; and Division of Vascular Surgery, The First Affiliated Hospital, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China .
17 hrs ago
Commonly available blood-pressure medication prevents epilepsy after severe brain injury
When the blood-brain barrier is disrupted by a severe head injury, the blood protein albumin leaks into the brain and activates the TGF-beta receptor on astrocytes , which triggers a cascade of events leading to inflammation.
21 hrs ago
Green Bay Press-Gazette
Keep high blood pressure in check to fight heart disease
A routine doctor's appointment often involves a health professional checking your blood pressure.
House Call: Lower blood pressure starts with lifestyle changes - Tue, 22 Apr 2014 PST
Sometimes it is normal to have slightly higher blood pressure, but when it is elevated most of the time, that's called hypertension - a health risk for heart attacks, stroke, kidney disease and other problems.
Mon Apr 21, 2014
Proving Obvious with Post-Filing Evidence?: Yes
In a post on the Patent Ethics site, Professor Hricik highlights this case with the following headline: CAFC Affirms Adverse Inference Instruction Due to Spoliation .
Malaysian National News Agency
Beer Drinking Can Prevent Hypertension, Spanish Researchers Claim
Beer, with or without alcohol, can prevent high blood pressure if consumed moderately, as part of a balanced diet, according to Spanish researchers who defended the good properties of the millenarian beverage.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Study: Active Commutes Correlate to Positive Public Health Outcomes
The Alliance for Biking and Walking's 2014 Benchmarking report found a strong correlation between active commuting rates and health outcomes like diabetes, obesity, and high blood pressure.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
The goal of blood pressure in the hypertensive patient with diabetes...
The goal of blood pressure in the hypertensive patient with diabetes is defined: now the challenge is go from recommendations to practice.
Family doctor symposium to advance world class community healthcare
Prepare monthly financial reports and maintain full set of accounts and perform reconciliation of receivables, payables and bank balances and ensure monthly closing by stipulated deadlines.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Women's heart disease is deadly, often caught later than in men
According to Go Red for Women and the American Heart Association, heart disease kills about one woman every minute.
Learn the warning signs of stroke
Mark your calendar for May 1, the start of American Stroke Month, the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association's campaign to increase awareness of strokes.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Confronting hypertensive heart diseases
H Ow often do you check your blood pressure? Do you know that High Blood Pressure, HBP, could lead to what experts call Hypertensive heart disease? Beware! Hypertensive heart disease is the No.
Journal of Human Hypertension
High normal blood pressure: to treat or not to treat?
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org High blood pressure remains the most common, readily identifiable and reversible risk factor for cardiovascular disease, stroke and death.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
The best post-workout snack to help you lose weight
Advice from our peformance nutritionaist Daniel Davey on the best post-workout snack and on adding salt to your diet.
Cape Cod Times
Aspirin urged to ward off pre-eclampsia
Pregnant women should take low-dose aspirin daily to reduce their chance of developing pre-eclampsia if they are at high risk for the life-threatening disorder, an influential government panel said Monday.
High blood pressure? Eat Norwegian cheese, says study
Previous studies have shown the angiotensin-converting enzyme-inhibiting peptides derived from dairy products may decrease blood pressure .
Breathing Life Into Music
New York City is the place where Chloe Temtchine first heard the music that made her want to become a singer.