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Bummer day at work? Take a fun break

Repeated negative thoughts about work may also be linked to several health problems.

24 Apr 2018 12:43 PM

Choosing tea over exercise for high blood pressure?

Though some were unwilling to adopt any intervention even if it meant gaining an additional year or five.

09 Apr 2018 9:06 AM

Even a little increase in blood pressure before pregnancy tied to miscarriage risk

Study highlights importance of addressing high blood pressure among young women, both for cardiovascular and reproductive health

03 Apr 2018 8:27 AM

Find out how childhood friendship can benefit health in adults

Boys who spent more time with friends as children tended to have lower blood pressure and lower BMI as men in their early 30s.

29 Mar 2018 8:27 AM

Severe combat wounds, PTSD tied to high blood pressure

The increased hypertension risk was additive and dependent on the severity of veteran’s injuries.

23 Mar 2018 3:29 PM


7 reasons to take a nap today

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13 Mar 2018 2:07 PM

Black barbershops can help clients lower blood pressure: study

High blood pressure is a chronic illness that requires a lifetime commitment to medication and lifestyle modification.

13 Mar 2018 9:29 AM

Study finds salt linked to elevated blood pressure, even with healthy diet

Sodium is found not only in salt, but also in a variety of foods such as bread, milk, eggs, meat and shellfish.

07 Mar 2018 8:11 AM

Almost any amount of exercise may help older men win longevity race

This is encouraging for older adults, as it is easier for them to reach the target without worrying about sustaining activity in bouts.

03 Mar 2018 11:28 AM

A trek to remember

The forest department allows trekking to Varayattumotta as part of its eco-tourism activities.

18 Feb 2018 12:35 AM


Limb amputation rates for blocked arteries vary by race and setting

Here is what a new study has found.

16 Feb 2018 11:08 AM

Eating yogurt is good for your heart

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16 Feb 2018 9:10 AM

Yoga may help manage BP, blood sugar levels: study

Adipokines are signaling proteins released by fat tissue.

07 Feb 2018 5:04 PM

Genetic cause of rare high blood pressure syndrome discovered

This inherited disease causes the adrenal gland to produce high level of aldosterone, excess of which shoots up blood pressure.

07 Feb 2018 8:26 AM

Experts discover genetic cause of rare high blood pressure syndrome

Such a condition, if prolonged, damages blood vessels, which can result in damage to the heart, the kidneys, and the brain.

06 Feb 2018 5:41 PM


Breastfeeding reduces women’s risk of developing high blood pressure

Study of more than 3,000 women found those who nursed infants were up to 51 per cent less likely to become hypertensive as they got older.

31 Jan 2018 1:11 PM

Four natural ways to lower blood pressure

Most people with high blood pressure will not experience any symptoms. It is often known as the "silent killer" for this reason.

29 Jan 2018 4:49 PM

CES 2018: Omron’s latest smartwatch tracks your live blood pressure

The Omron HeartGuide has a stiff band that inflates to take an oscillometric measurement.

09 Jan 2018 12:57 PM

Bariatric surgery during adolescence may help in later life

Here is what a new study has found.

08 Jan 2018 2:25 PM

Sauna bath may better health of person, says study

Research provides new insight into changes that take place in the human body during and after having a sauna.

06 Jan 2018 3:38 PM