Why not start your mornings with a cup of beetroot juice? Scientists found that having just a cup of beetroot juice can significantly lower blood pressure.
The CDC reports that 28 percent of Americans have high blood pressure in 2009.
The fetus' exposure to pesticide DTT used for 30 years in the U.S. might increase the risk for developing hypertension in adulthood.
Kidney disease is the ninth leading cause of death for Americans, affecting 26 million adults.
Danish researchers found that children tended to be healthier if mothers experienced hypertension during the first trimester. However, if mothers had hypertension during the later stages of pregnancy, the children did not fare as well.
Cutting-down on the amount of salt can save thousands of lives over the decade, says a new study.
Primary care physicians or PCPs have reduced the instances of weight counseling offered from 1995-1996 to 2007-2008, according to a new research.
A new study suggests that sleeping an hour earlier every day could help lower down high blood pressure.
Adolescents suffering from anger issues and slightly higher blood pressure than normal can be offered a 10-week-long Lifeskills program designed to fit into the high school curriculum which could help them manage anger and stress for the rest of their lives.
A new study claims that a large number of women are affected by sleep apnea contrary to the common notion that the condition predominantly affects males. Obstructive sleep apnea is a condition wherein the patients experience abnormal pauses in breathing or instances of abnormally low breathing during sleep. According to U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, each pause in breathing, called an apnea can typically last from a few seconds to minutes and can occur up to 30 times in an hour.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield School of Health and Related Research (ScHARR) are today making a series of recommendations for NHS mental health trusts to change the way they collect and use patient feedback to improve the quality of care for inpatients.