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Healthy Eating

Salty foods are making people sick − in part by poisoning their microbiomes

Salt Gut Health

Adult Health

Natural ways to lower your blood pressure

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Adult Health

Married couples tend to share high blood pressure, study finds

Blood pressure married couples

Adult Health

Limiting sodium intake may work as well as some hypertension drugs; here's how to cut back on salt

Reducing sodium in diets

Women's Health

Women with sleeping difficulties may be at greater risk of high blood pressure, study finds

Insomnia Women Hypertension

Adult Health

High blood pressure impacts one-third of adults, but most are not properly treated, WHO says

High Blood Pressure WHO

Illness

COVID-19 may trigger high blood pressure, study finds

Adult Health

Sleep deprivation harms the heart, and catching up on weekends may not help

Sleeping In Health

Children's Health

Watching too much TV as a child boosts risk of high blood pressure, obesity and other health conditions, study finds

Screen Time Health Risks

Health News

Dahlia flower holds powerful extract that helps treat and prevent diabetes

Dahlia Diabetes Treatment

Women's Health

New blood test predicts which pregnant women will develop preeclampsia

Preeclampsia Blood Test

Illness

Japanese plum juice, touted as a natural remedy to heart disease, actually works, Temple researchers say

Japanese Plum Hypertension

Adult Health

Many Americans wrongly assume they understand what normal blood pressure is; that false confidence can be deadly

Normal Blood Pressure

Health News

Too much coffee can increase risk of heart disease for people with high blood pressure

Excessive coffee drinking doubles risks of heart disease for people with hypertension

Illness

New guidelines for diabetes care call for updated approach to weight loss, cholesterol and blood pressure

Diabetes Care Guidelines

Adult Health

A new investigative drug may treat uncontrolled hypertension

Uncontrolled hypertension

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What you need to know about blood pressure

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Women's Health

Generation Z is more prone to high blood pressure during pregnancy, data shows

Millennials Gen Z hypertension

Healthy Eating

Cutting your daily salt intake by 1 gram can reduce your heart disease risk, research shows

Salt heart disease

Adult Health

Naps can prove beneficial, but too many may be bad for your heart

Napping Pros Cons

Adult Health

Gut bacteria may explain why hypertension drugs don't work for everyone with high blood pressure

Blood pressure gut bacteria

Health News

Pfizer recalls blood pressure drug Accuretic due to potential carcinogen

Pfizer Accuretic Recall

Adult Health

Spikes in standing blood pressure could be a warning sign of a future heart attack for some young adults

Standing blood pressure

Healthy Eating

The Nordic diet provides health benefits even when people don't lose weight

Nordic diet

Health News

Sexual assault and harassment increases risk of high blood pressure in women, study finds

Hypertension

Women's Health

Young adult women are more likely to experience a stroke than men their age, study finds

Stroke risk for young women

Fitness

Adding HITT to your workout routine can improve your heart and brain health

HIIT health benefits

Adult Health

Blood pressure has spiked during the pandemic, but these tips can help you lower yours

High Blood Pressure Pandemic

Adult Health

Young people with high blood pressure are at greater risk of dementia, study finds

Hypertension Dementia Risk

Illness

One-third of Americans are in danger of developing kidney disease, but many don't know the risk factors

Kidney disease risk factors

Adult Health

Treating resistant hypertension can be a challenge — renal denervation may be an alternative to more drugs

hypertension medicine

Parenting

Managing kids' cholesterol and blood pressure protects future brain health, new research shows

Children Brain Health

Health News

Some blood pressure medications linked to greater skin cancer risk, study finds

Sun safety to prevent skin cancer

Women's Health

Metal exposure linked to pregnancy complications, Rutgers study finds

Metal pregnancy complications

Adult Health

Social isolation has many health risks – for women, they include hypertension

Social isolation risks

Children's Health

Vitamin D may protect unborn babies from childhood high blood pressure

Adult Health

Lifetime discrimination may increase hypertension risk among Black people, study finds

Discrimination increases hypertension risk

Senior Health

Brain bleeds on the rise in older seniors, but blood thinners may be preventing fatal strokes at earlier ages

Brain bleeds in seniors

Wellness

Workplace wellness programs have little impact on overall staff health, study finds

Workplace wellness programs

Adult Health

Blood pressure spikes during moderate exercise a sign of future health issues

Exercise-induced high blood pressure

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What to know about high blood pressure

Doctor taking blood pressure of patient

Fitness

Running a marathon may reduce effects of aging, study finds

Marathon runners reap extra health benefits

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