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Beta Blockers

Rushing to Conclusions About Adrenaline

Brian B. Hoffman, MD | Posted 07.29.2013 | Science
Brian B. Hoffman, MD

While shots of adrenaline alone do not enormously boost physical or emotional responses, adrenaline and noradrenaline play major roles in helping us cope with what the world throws our way.

The Best Way To Manage Your Hypertension

Samuel J. Mann, M.D. | Posted 11.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Samuel J. Mann, M.D.

As a hypertension specialist, I advocate healthy diet, reduction of sodium intake, and exercise, as a means to avoid or reduce medication. However, most people end up requiring medication, which is helping millions live a longer and healthier life.

Stuart and Polly: Is There Anything Else We Can Get You?

Dr. Peggy Drexler | Posted 01.22.2012 | Home
Dr. Peggy Drexler

It's wonderful what dogs do for us. But the best part might be what they let us do for them.

More Evidence That Swings In Blood Pressure Raise Stroke Risk On Yahoo! Health

health.yahoo.com | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

Following on recent, similar research, a large five-year study points to fluctuations in blood pressure over time as a key indicator of stroke risk....

Beta Blockers: A Musician's Secret?

Minnesota Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

One slip of the hand, one tremor, a single wrong note and the entire performance can go flat. "At the moment when the conductor looks up and you ha...