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Family Can Help Loved One Manage Hypertension

Family Can Help Loved One Manage Hypertension

  High blood pressure that can touch off heart attack or stroke remains a menace looming over the populace. Department of Health (DOH) records show that over 276Filipinos die of ...

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Healthy Lifestyle Key to Hypertension Prevention, Control

Healthy Lifestyle Key to Hypertension Prevention, Control

  Adopting a healthy lifestyle is a critical step in preventing and treating hypertension. According to the American Heart Association, lifestyle changes may lower blood pressure without the use of ...

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Busting Hypertension Myths

Busting Hypertension Myths

  Busting myths about ‘the silent killer’ HYPERTENSION has been called as ‘the silent killer.’ It strikes any moment. It proffers no symptoms that can alert a victim whose risks ...

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Lower Your Blood Pressure Thru Exercise

Lower Your Blood Pressure Thru Exercise

  People suffering from high blood pressure can lower or control it, sometimes even reduce the need for medication, by making exercise a habit. Regular physical activity can make your ...

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Bolivia Wants to Ban Salt from Restaurants

Bolivia Wants to Ban Salt from Restaurants

  La Paz, Bolivia – Bolivia has a novel idea to cut down the salt intake of its people: banish it from restaurant tables. [pq]About a third of Bolivia’s population suffers ...

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Setting Aggressive Targets for Hypertension Saves Lives: Report

Setting Aggressive Targets for Hypertension Saves Lives: Report

  Washington, United States – Treatment for high blood pressure that goes above and beyond what was previously recommended can significantly reduce risk of cardiovascular disease and even death, preliminary results ...

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Potassium In Bananas Helps Regulate Blood Pressure

Potassium In Bananas Helps Regulate Blood Pressure

  Bananas are one of the most popular fruits among people of all origins because these can be available fresh year-round and cheaper compared with other tropical fruits. To the consumer, ...

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FDA Approves Corlanor to Treat Heart Failure

FDA Approves Corlanor to Treat Heart Failure

  The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Corlanor (ivabradine) to reduce hospitalization from worsening heart failure. Corlanor is approved for use in certain people who have long-lasting (chronic) ...

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