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Antibiotics, Blood Pressure Drugs Can Be Risky Mix
Health & Wellness  (tags: Antibiotics, blood pressure, drugs, health )

- 3073 days ago -
Older adults on blood pressure drugs known as calcium channel blockers could suffer dangerous drops in blood pressure if they are given certain antibiotics, according to a study out Monday.Researchers found that patients on calcium channel blockers.......
Kidney Zap Lowers Blood Pressure
Health & Wellness  (tags: kidney, zap, blood pressure, radio waves, patient )

- 3134 days ago -
A short blast of radio waves to the kidneys can help control high blood pressure in patients who do not respond to medication, a study shows.
Garlic 'Remedy for Hypertension'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Garlic, remedy, hypertension, health, research, blood pressure )

- 3135 days ago -
Garlic may be useful in addition to medication to treat high blood pressure, a study suggests.
Lower Blood Pressure May Preserve Kidney Function in Some Patients
Health & Wellness  (tags: renal disease, kidney function, dialysis, blood pressure, patients, medicine, prevention, research, protection, study )

- 3210 days ago -
Intensively treating hypertension in some African Americans with kidney disease by pushing blood pressure well below the current recommended goal may significantly decrease the number who lose kidney function and require dialysis, suggests a Johns Hopkins
Equestrian Program Is 'Therapy in Disguise'
Health & Wellness  (tags: therapy, animals, blood pressure )

- 3309 days ago -
Many studies have shown that spending time petting a cat or dog lowers blood pressure and is just plain good for the soul
Eating Brown Rice Could Prevent High Blood Pressure and Heart Attacks
Health & Wellness  (tags: brown rice, blood pressure, high cholesterol, pretects, prevents, heart )

- 3337 days ago -
Swapping white rice for brown could prevent high blood pressure and lower the risk of heart attacks, experts say.Brown rice is a better source of fibre than the white grain and also fights high cholesterol. Tests revealed that brown rice contains a compo
Chocolate 'Can Cut Blood Pressure and Help Heart'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Easter eggs, Chocolate, blood pressure, heart, treatment )

- 3363 days ago -
Easter eggs and other chocolate can be good for you, as long as you eat only small amounts, latest research suggests.
Loneliness Linked to High BP in Elderly
Health & Wellness  (tags: blood pressure, health, loneliness, treatment, research )

- 3376 days ago -
The new study at the University of Chicago shows, for the first time, a direct relation between loneliness and larger increases in blood pressure four years later - a link that is independent of age and other factors that could cause blood pressure
Blood Pressure Harm From Smoke 'May Explain Cot Death'
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pregnancy, Baby, Smoking, Blood pressure, Health )

- 3429 days ago -
Smoke exposure during pregnancy damages a baby's blood pressure control, which may explain why such babies' risk of cot death is higher, say experts.
Mediterranean Diet Declines, and Weights Rise - NYTimes.Com
Health & Wellness  (tags: diet, health, mediterranean, junk food, blood pressure, fat, weight gain, fast food, pizza, sugar, olive oil )

- 3917 days ago -
Dr. Michalis Stagourakis has seen a transformation of his pediatric practice here over the past three years. The usual sniffles and stomachaches of childhood are now interspersed with far more serious conditions: diabetes, high blood pressure, high
Meditating For Health
Health & Wellness  (tags: meditation, health, wellness, blood pressure )

- 4129 days ago -
There are lots of things you can do to lower your blood pressure. We all know you can start eating healthy, become active, or even take certain medication, but not everyone is aware of another way to lower their bp.
What Happens to Your Body Within An Hour of Drinking a Coke
Health & Wellness  (tags: sugar, blood pressure, Aspartame, DNA damage, risk of obesity jumped by 60 percent )

- 4174 days ago -
Do you want to be healthy? Drinking soda is bad for your health in so many ways; science can't even state all the consequences. Here's what happens in your body when you assault it with a Coke
Chiropractic Adjustment for High Blood Pressure
Health & Wellness  (tags: blood pressure, chiropractor, doctors, health, healthcare, humans, interesting, study )

- 4297 days ago -
A new study from the University of Chicago's Medical Center demonstrated that a specific type of chiropractic manipulation of the first vertebra [Atlas] of the neck can lower blood pressure.

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