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8 health benefits of mustard oil that make it so popular

This oil carries a unique nutty flavour and packs a huge array of health benefits.

30 Aug 2018 5:14 PM

Hypertensive patients prefer medication to cutting salt

Few studies have been done on the relationship between salt intake and blood pressure in hypertensive patients.

27 Aug 2018 8:42 AM

Here's why it is essential to monitor phosphate intake

Phosphates make processed cheese spreadable, prevent coffee from clumping and help preserve many meat products.

24 Aug 2018 6:24 PM

Here's how indoor temperature affects blood pressure

Researchers explain how.

23 Aug 2018 4:17 PM

All work, no play

With work-life balance severely off-kilter in most cities, it raises concerns about the mental and physical toll wrought by the chaotic work schedule.

23 Aug 2018 12:00 AM


Many people take drugs that interfere with their blood pressure pills

Some drugs elevate blood pressure mainly by causing the body to retain excess fluid.

21 Aug 2018 7:13 PM

Body mass index linked to blood pressure: Study

Researchers conducted the study on 1.7 million Chinese men and women

19 Aug 2018 9:35 AM

More problems found in Chinese-made heart medications

The medications for high blood pressure contained N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which potentially causes cancer through long-term use.

06 Aug 2018 7:11 PM

Overweight children can slim down using video games

Special exercise video games helped overweight children drop pounds - and improve their cholesterol and blood pressure.

01 Aug 2018 8:54 AM

Being overweight may up heart disease risk: Study

Recall-by-genotype is novel and exploits the random allocation of genes at conception.

30 Jul 2018 8:37 PM


Lowering blood pressure helps prevent mental decline, says study

It's the first time a single step has been clearly shown to help prevent cognitive decline.

25 Jul 2018 9:11 PM

Supplemental oxygen eliminates rise in morning blood pressure

Supplemental oxygen prevented the rise in systolic and diastolic blood pressure, and the increase in oxygen desaturations.

23 Jul 2018 12:23 PM

Can video games help obese children lose weight?

When you don't intervene with kids who are overweight, often their health risk factors and health behaviors worsen over time.

21 Jul 2018 7:14 PM

High blood pressure may cause brain diseases

The risk of brain lesions was higher in people with higher average systolic blood pressure across the years.

12 Jul 2018 3:36 PM

World Chocolate Day: 7 health benefits of chocolate

Dark chocolate is loaded with nutrients that can positively affect your health.

07 Jul 2018 10:11 AM


People with allergies often leave life-saving epinephrine at home

Patient education around how and when to use an epinephrine auto-injector is also important.

04 Jul 2018 8:49 PM

High blood pressure in pregnancy tied to heart disease risk afterward

High blood pressure in pregnancy and afterwards, as well as diabetes and high cholesterol, are more likely when women are obese.

03 Jul 2018 10:21 AM

Orthostatic hypotension linked to heart disease

Many treatments for OH have the potential to worsen blood pressure control and risk for CVD.

03 Jul 2018 10:03 AM

Researchers say inadequate sleep can raise blood pressure in women

A new study examined blood pressure and sleep habits in 323 healthy women.

27 Jun 2018 11:00 AM

Lose weight with this 16:8 diet

Researchers say there are options for weight loss that do not include calorie counting or eliminating certain foods.

19 Jun 2018 3:58 PM