High Blood Pressure

How marijuana could harm your heart and blood pressure health

In a recent study, researchers from Georgia State University found that marijuana use is associated with a three-fold risk of death from high blood...
Lowering blood pressure may cut dementia risk in people with this heart problem

Lowering blood pressure may cut dementia risk in people with this heart problem

In a new study, researchers found controlling high blood pressure could help reduce dementia risk in mid-life patients with atrial fibrillation (AF), a common...
Healthy blood pressure may protect older people from brain damage

Healthy blood pressure may reduce brain damage in older people

In a new study, researchers found lowering blood pressure in older age could help prevent worsening brain damage. The research was conducted by researchers at...

Common food addictive in coffee could raise your blood pressure

In a recent study, researchers found that a common food additive, phosphates, could raise blood pressure and pulse rates in healthy young adults. The study...
This kidney surgery could help treat high blood pressure

This kidney surgery could help treat high blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found one type of surgery could help lower high blood pressure in patients. The surgery called 'renal denervation’ targets the...

Why this common blood pressure drug may increase skin cancer risk

In a recent study, Danish researchers found that one of the most common drugs for high blood pressure is linked to increased risk of...
How to treat high blood pressure with and without medicines

How to treat high blood pressure with and without medicines

High blood pressure is a chronic health condition that has a few signs and symptoms. However, it can greatly increase your risk of stroke...
High blood pressure drugs may bring health risks

High blood pressure drugs may bring health risks

In a recent study, researchers found that two types of blood pressure medications, alpha blockers, and alpha 2 agonist, show higher variability in blood...
7 simple things help you fight high blood pressure

7 simple things could help you fight high blood pressure

If you are trying to prevent or treat high blood pressure, you know it is not an easy task. Often you feel lots of stress,...
This breathing exercise may help lower blood pressure

This breathing exercise may help lower blood pressure

In a new study, researchers found an exercise called Inspiratory Muscle Strength Training, or IMST, could help lower blood pressure and improve artery health. The...

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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 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...

This is the major cause of dementia

Dementia can lead to a progressive and irreversible loss of nerve cells and brain functioning. People with dementia may experience memory loss, cognitive impairments, and...