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New health benefits of statins and blood pressure drugs

New health benefits of statins and blood pressure drugs

In a new study, researchers found that common drugs for lowering blood pressure and cholesterol can also help fight serious mental illnesses such as...
Scientists find a new way to predict heart failure

Scientists find a new way to predict heart failure

Heart disease remains the leading cause of suffering and death in the U.S. Many chronic conditions can contribute to it, such as high cholesterol, type...
What you need to know about loneliness and high blood pressure

What you need to know about loneliness and high blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found that loneliness may make it harder for middle-aged adults to manage their high blood pressure, diabetes, and obesity. This...
Scientists develop a better strategy to treat high blood pressure

Scientists develop a better strategy to treat high blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found that using a patient’s overall heart disease and stroke risk to determine high blood pressure treatment could manage...
Why sleep is so important for your blood pressure

Why sleep is so important for your blood pressure

Many lifestyle habits may increase the risk of high blood pressure, such as being overweight or obese and eating high-sodium food. In addition, recent research...
People with high blood pressure need to take cold medicines carefully

People with high blood pressure need to take cold medicines carefully

Cold and flu medicines are commonly used, but the can bring some health risks for people with chronic conditions. According to experts from Michigan Medicine,...
Intensive blood pressure lowering may make this stroke less dangerous

Intensive blood pressure lowering may make this stroke less dangerous

In a new study, researchers found that lowering blood pressure intensively may reduce brain bleeding in a type of stroke called spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage. The...
Big fluctuations in these 4 things linked to heart disease, stroke

Big fluctuations in these 4 things linked to heart disease, stroke

In a recent study, researchers found that big fluctuations in four things: Blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar and body mass index (BMI), may mean...
Why eating less salt could treat high blood pressure

Why eating less salt could help treat high blood pressure?

It is known that eating too much sodium (mainly in salt) could lead to high blood pressure. In a new study, researchers have an underlying...
Three harmful side effects of high blood pressure drugs you should know

Three harmful side effects of high blood pressure drugs you should know

High blood pressure is a dangerous chronic condition. It can increase the risk of heart disease and stroke. One way to manage high blood pressure...

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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...
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...

For older people, weight training is more important than cardio exercise

In a recent study from Wake Forest University, researchers found that weight training is more effective than cardio for older people. It is known that...
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...