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Nerve Discovery Could Point To Future High Blood Pressure Treatment

Reuters | Posted 11.03.2013 | Healthy Living

By Kate Kelland LONDON, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Scientists experimenting with rats have found that de-activating certain nerves in the neck...

Another Reason To Get In More Vitamin D

Posted 03.14.2013 | Black Voices

Daylight savings time has imparted a few extra hours of sunshine across the U.S., just as researchers from Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH), the Dan...

Is High Blood Pressure Overtreated?

Dr. Dennis Gottfried | Posted 05.31.2011 | Home
Dr. Dennis Gottfried

Diagnosing and treating hypertension is clearly sound preventative medicine; but, as with so many areas of health care, too much of a good thing is often not good!

More Americans Are Taking Blood Pressure Meds, Says CDC

AP | MIKE STOBBE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

ATLANTA — More American adults are aware they have high blood pressure, and more are taking medicine to try to control it, according to a new go...

The Search For the Right Blood Pressure Medicine

AP | LAURAN NEERGAARD | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

WASHINGTON — It's hard to predict which pills will best lower which patient's high blood pressure, but researchers are hunting ways to better pe...

Blood Pressure Pills Could Raise Cancer Risk

AP | MARIA CHENG | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

LONDON — Some of the world's most popular blood pressure pills may slightly increase your risk of getting cancer, but doctors say it's too soon ...