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Lowering blood pressure cut risk of memory decline: Study

It found that people whose blood pressure was lowered to below 120 had a 19 percent lower rate of new cases of mild cognitive impairment.

26 Jul 2018 7:17 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

Childhood abuse can lead to endometriosis

New study found women reporting severe-chronic abuse had a 79% increased risk of laparoscopically-confirmed endometriosis

18 Jul 2018 1:07 PM

Obesity alone does not increase early death risk: Study

Individuals with metabolically healthy obesity are actually not at an elevated mortality rate.

15 Jul 2018 7:10 PM

Researchers investigate whether obesity alone can increase death risk

The findings were surprising.

13 Jul 2018 4:05 PM


Now, new treatment for chronic kidney disease in the horizon

Gene therapy could slow down or even reverse damage to kidney cells, hence preventing chronic kidney disease.

07 Jul 2018 11:33 AM

Men at more risk of developing neurodevelopment disorder than women

A new study focused on the links between stress and subsequent risk for neurodevelopmental disorders.

05 Jul 2018 9:24 AM

Hypertensive patients need not worry about treatment anymore

Here is what a new study has found.

04 Jul 2018 9:31 AM

High sodium diet may increase mortality risk: Study

Sodium is notoriously hard to measure.

02 Jul 2018 5:45 PM

Hypertension could cause heart failure in postpartum period

Some symptoms of this condition include tiredness, shortness of breath, swollen ankles and feeling of missed heartbeats or palpitations.

14 Jun 2018 6:39 PM


Hypertension could cause heart failure during pregnancy

High blood pressure is also a major risk factor for the baby and can affect blood flow to the placenta and uterus

14 Jun 2018 4:24 PM

Why too much or too little sleep is bad for health

Sleeping more than ten hours per day was associated with metabolic syndrome and increased levels of triglycerides in men.

13 Jun 2018 1:40 PM

Hypertension linked to dementia: Study

MRI can be used to detect very early signatures of neurological damage.

13 Jun 2018 1:23 PM

World Hypertension Day: Excess salt can lead to hypertension despite healthy diet

May 17 is World Hypertension Day, and ‘Know your numbers’ is the theme for 2018.

17 May 2018 5:15 PM

World Hypertension Day: Workplace wellness programmes to tackle disease

Two thirds of those with hypertension live in economically developing countries, including India.

17 May 2018 1:27 PM


World Hypertension Day: Know your numbers that say you are fit

World Health Organisation says hypertension is condition in which blood vessels persistently raised pressure, putting them under stress.

17 May 2018 1:15 PM

World Hypertension Day: Mumbai foundation launches month-long screening campaign

Know your numbers is the theme of World Hypertension Day in 2018.

17 May 2018 11:18 AM

Here are 5 ways to deal with hypertension effectively

Hypertension is an increasingly important medical and public health issue.

16 May 2018 2:37 PM

In-womb air pollution may increase BP in childhood: study

Ours is one of the first studies to show breathing polluted air during pregnancy may have a direct negative influence.

14 May 2018 5:29 PM

Drinking kefir may lower blood pressure: study

Kefir is known to help maintain the balance of beneficial bacteria in the digestive system.

28 Apr 2018 5:13 PM