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2 hrs ago | The Telegraph

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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Related Topix: Facet Biotech, Abbott Labs, Absolute Software, Abbott Laboratories, Software, Medicine, Health, Mavik, Trandolapril (generic)

6 hrs ago | Montreal Gazette

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Diabetes, Health, Genetics, Nephrology

7 hrs ago | SFGate

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Oakland, CA, African-American, Kaiser Permanente, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, Heart Failure

13 hrs ago | Circulation

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 .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry, World News, China

17 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

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.

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Related Topix: UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, Israel, World News, Middle East, Medicine, Health, Stanford University

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.

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Related Topix: Health

Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

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.

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Related Topix: Health, Health Care Provider

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Patently Obvious

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 .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Mavik, Trandolapril (generic), Health, Healthcare Law, Law, Inventions, Science / Technology

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Life, Food, Dieting, Pop/Rock, The Association, World News, Thailand

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Planetizen

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Sat Apr 19, 2014

CiteULike

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Diabetes, Heart Disease

AME Info

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.

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Related Topix: Family Practice, Medicine, Gastroenterology, Diabetes, Health, Women's Health

Fri Apr 18, 2014

Lexington Herald-Leader

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.

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Related Topix: Heart Disease, Health, Medicine

Hometown Life

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.

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Related Topix: Michigan, Medicine, Health

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Vanguard

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Heart Disease, Heart Failure

Journal of Human Hypertension

High normal blood pressure: to treat or not to treat?

E-mail: roxysenior@cardiac-research.org High blood pressure remains the most common, readily identifiable and reversible risk factor for cardiovascular disease, stroke and death.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Independent.ie

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Nutrition, Life, Food, Fruits, Health

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Aspirin (generic), Bayer, Alka-Seltzer, Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Vermont, University of Missouri

Dairy Reporter

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 .

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Related Topix: Health

NYPress.com

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.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

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