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Researchers deflated the concept that high blood pressure is the result of excess salt causing an increased blood volume.
Last Updated: Thursday, January 12, 2012, 17:14
Excessive salt intake might not cause high BP by exerting pressure on the arteries.
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Taking cholesterol-lowering drugs is linked to a lower chance of dying from prostate cancer.
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Hypertension treatment is associated with lower death rate and gain in life expectancy, a new study has found.
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Emergency room visits linked to energy drink consumption have surged in recent years, according to a report released on Tuesday, as more people combine the popular beverages with alcohol and drugs.
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The term mild cognitive impairment describes impairments in memory, attention, and intellectual capacity.
Last Updated: Friday, November 18, 2011, 12:52
Scientists claim to have discovered five genes which cause high blood pressure.
Last Updated: Thursday, November 10, 2011, 19:34
Messenger RNA (mRNA) is a single-stranded molecule that helps in the production of protein from DNA.