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Dr. Kelly Cassano, medical director for Mount Sinai Medical Group, emphasizes that lifestyle modifications may be the ticket to fighting high blood pressure.
Delma Boone has high blood pressure, back and leg problems, and worries about a heat stroke because he doesn't have cool air.
Immunohistochemical assay demonstrated that matrix metalloproteinase-9 expression increased in the infarct border zones of stroke-prone spontaneously hypertensive rats.
Well, we are more than halfway through the year. Have you met your health and diet goals? Are you still working hard on that waistline? Whether you're still going strong or have decided to give your weight loss goals another shot, there's sure to be a diet plan on this list for you.
* Blacks with major depression with type 2 diabetes or hypertension were no more likely to receive guideline-based depression treatment than those with depression alone.
Barbershops may be the new doctor's office, at least in Mississippi where African American men are learning about high blood pressure...while they get their hair cut Barber shops and hair salons are great community hubs where residents gather for both grooming and gossip.
That wasn't all that unusual, but she soon started to lose feeling on her left side and was unable to walk.
Everyone talks a lot about high blood pressure, but do you really know what it is, what's wrong with having it, and what surprising everyday health habit may actually make it worse? According to Mayo Clinic, high blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is a common condition in which the force of the blood against your artery walls is high ... (more)
High blood pressure is referred to as the "silent killer" in the medical community because a person can feel great and have it.
Babies who went without medical coverage, a mother of three with high blood pressure and a woman with kidney failure are among the plaintiffs in a federal lawsuit filed today contending that TennCare illegally denied them Medicaid benefits.
Probiotics work to manage gut flora by controlling the bad bacteria with good bacteria.
Historically, it was thought that heart disease was a men's-only disease, however, data has shown that post-menopausal women are just as likely as men to get heart disease and are less likely to be adequately diagnosed and treated.
While awareness campaigns may be getting women to go to the hospital more quickly during a heart-attack, a new look at hospital data shows women have longer hospital stays and are more likely than men to die in the hospital after a heart attack .
It's been well documented that high blood pressure, diabetes, obesity, and smoking increase your likelihood of suffering a stroke.
Updated: Sun Jul 27, 2014 04:08 am
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