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Space study helps people on Earth with low blood pressure condition

Ever stand up too quickly and see stars? Fainting from low blood pressure can be dangerous for astronauts as well as for patients. With the 50th...

Both numbers in blood pressure can predict heart disease, stroke

In a new study, researchers found that both numbers in a blood pressure reading—the "upper" systolic and the "lower" diastolic—can predict the risk of...

This herbal tea may cause high blood pressure emergency

In a new study, researchers found that a popular herbal tea called licorice tea can bring dangerous health risks. They found that in some people,...

Sleepless nights linked to high blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found that a bad night's sleep may result in a spike in blood pressure that night and the following...
This high blood pressure drug may help treat dementia and Parkinson's

This high blood pressure drug may help treat dementia and Parkinson’s

In a new study, researchers found that a prescribed high blood pressure drug may help treat Huntington’s, Parkinson’s and dementia. The research was conducted by...

Calcium and magnesium in drinking water may lower blood pressure

High blood pressure is the leading preventable cause of premature death in the world. It affects almost half of all adults in the U.S. Recently,...
Eating walnuts may help you control blood pressure

Eating walnuts may help you control blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found that eating walnuts in a diet low in saturated fats may help lower central blood pressure. They found the...

This nut may help lower your blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found that when combined with a diet low in saturated fats, eating walnuts may help lower blood pressure, especially...

Loneliness may make it hard to control high blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found that loneliness may be making it harder for middle-aged people to manage chronic conditions, such as high blood...

Popular herbal tea may lead to high blood pressure

Licorice tea is popular in the Middle East and parts of Europe, and erk sous is especially popular in Egypt during Ramadan. Recently, researchers from...

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These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...

Scientists confirm the main cause of dementia

In a recent study, researchers confirmed they discovered the main cause of dementia. The researchers suggest that the build-up of urea in the brain to...
Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

Three common drugs linked to high dementia risk

In a recent study, researchers found long-term use of two antidepressants is linked to a higher risk of dementia. In addition, drugs prescribed for bladder...