Top News: #Hypertension

 Here are the top read news for #hypertension:




The Risk of Having High Blood Pressure Just at the Doctor’s Office:

People who suffer from white-coat hypertension—the term for blood pressure that only goes up at the doctor’s office—may be at increased risk of health problems associated with true hypertension, according to a meta-analysis in the April issue of Blood Pressure Monitoring. Read more


148817014High Blood Pressure Related Deaths Are Way Up: CDC:

Deaths related to high blood pressure, have risen significantly over the last 13 years, according to new federal data. Read more


Heart Groups Issue Updated Blood Pressure Guidelines:

Three leading groups of heart experts have issued updated guidelines that setblood pressure goals for people with heart disease. Read more


Vitamin supplementsFolic acid may reduce risk of first stroke in people with hypertension:

ew study published in JAMA finds that a combination of folic acid supplementation and hypertension medication may be an effective way to reduce the risk of first stroke among adults with high blood pressure. Read more