Tag Archives: Blood Pressure

Don’t Take Hypertension For Granted

Don’t Take Hypertension For Granted

  Hypertension or high blood pressure is often called a “silent disease” because you usually don’t know that you have it, thus making it dangerous. In fact, one third of ...

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DOH Holds Hi5 Kalusugang Pangkalahatan Roadshow in Maasin City

DOH Holds Hi5 Kalusugang Pangkalahatan Roadshow in Maasin City

  MAASIN CITY, Southern Leyte,(PIA) — The Department of Health in close coordination with the Provincial Health Services Office of Southern Leyte and the Maasin City Health Unit conducted the ...

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New Tool to Foretell Heart Attack/Stroke Risk

New Tool to Foretell Heart Attack/Stroke Risk

  Paris, France – Over the age of 40? Want to know your risk of suffering a fatal heart attack or stroke in the next 10 years? Read on. A new instrument ...

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China on Brink of Heart Disease ‘Epidemic’: Study

China on Brink of Heart Disease ‘Epidemic’: Study

  Miami, United States – Unhealthy eating, smoking and obesity are threatening a heart disease epidemic in China, where three out of four people are in poor cardiovascular shape, said a study on Monday. The ...

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First Aid Tips for Common Accidents Among Kids

First Aid Tips for Common Accidents Among Kids

  GROWING KIDS – You’ve childproofed your home and you have your first-aid kit. What could possibly go wrong? A lot if you don’t know how to use what are ...

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10 Reasons Why Your Kids Should Be Physically Active

10 Reasons Why Your Kids Should Be Physically Active

  Do you remember how you felt when your kids first started to walk? With vast delight and a watchful eye, you cheered your precious tykes through their tottering steps ...

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Protect Your Sanity and Health Against Traffic

Protect Your Sanity and Health Against Traffic

  What’s worse than the abysmal gridlocks in Metro Manila and other rapidly urbanizing areas of the Philippines? Their deleterious effects on mental and physical health. [pq]Studies have linked prolonged ...

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Pacific Launches Flab Fight in World’s Fattest Region

Pacific Launches Flab Fight in World’s Fattest Region

  KOROR, July 30, 2014 (AFP) – The new chairman of the Pacific Islands Forum (PIF) said Wednesday that he was determined to change the unhealthy lifestyle choices that have ...

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