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This high blood pressure drug may treat vascular dementia

In a new study from the University of Manchester, researchers found a drug already used to treat high blood pressure could be re-purposed as...

Common painkiller for headaches can harm blood pressure

A recent study published in Atherosclerosis, Thrombosis, and Vascular Biology showed that acetaminophen, a common painkiller for headaches could make blood pressure drop largely. Researchers...

Increased stress hormones linked to high blood pressure, heart disease

In a new study from Kyoto University, researchers found adults with normal blood pressure and high levels of stress hormones were more likely to...

This common sleep problem may increase risk of high blood pressure, sudden death

In a recent study published in BMJ Open Respiratory Research, researchers found that people living with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a condition that occurs...

This 5-minute exercise can reduce high blood pressure effectively

In a new study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association, researchers found that working out just five minutes daily via a...

These places can be dangerous to people with high blood pressure and heart problems

Visiting high-altitude locations may be dangerous for people with high blood pressure or certain heart conditions, according to a new report from the American...

Which blood pressure number matters most? It depends on your age

In a recent study, researchers found people’s age may determine which blood pressure number matters most. The study is from the University of Southern Denmark...

Yogurt may can benefit older people with high blood pressure

In a new study from the University of Maine and elsewhere, researchers found yogurt consumption can help lower blood pressure in older adults with...

Scientists find a common cause of heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure

Visceral fat—fat stored around the organs in the belly and around the intestines—is known to be associated with a higher risk of developing diabetes...

These 2 high blood pressure drugs can prevent heart disease effectively

In a recent study published in Hypertension, researchers found people who are just beginning treatment for high blood pressure can benefit equally from two...