Hypertension - Latest News on Hypertension | Read Breaking News on Zee News

Global gaps in high blood pressure knowledge, treatment

Last Updated: Friday, September 06, 2013, 08:43

It`s the leading contributor to deaths worldwide yet most people with high blood pressure don`t know they have the condition and even for those who do, treatment is mostly ineffective, according to a large new study.

Staying active throughout the day `more beneficial for pregnant women`

Last Updated: Monday, August 26, 2013, 17:31

A new research has claimed that staying active throughout the day is more beneficial to limit excess weight gain for pregnant women.

Lifestyle, work pressure causing brain hemorrhage among youth

Last Updated: Sunday, August 18, 2013, 13:31

Lifestyle, mounting work pressure and over-ambition are leading to increasing cases of brain hemorrhage among the 20-30 age group, doctors say.

Vitamin D supplements may not help reduce blood pressure

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 15:05

A study has claimed that Vitamin D supplementation does not seem to improve blood pressure or markers of vascular health in older patients suffering from hypertension.

Blood pressure drugs up breast cancer risk

Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 16:50

A new study has found that long-term use of a calcium-channel blocker to treat hypertension ( high blood pressure) is associated with higher breast cancer risk.

Now, simple skin patch to treat high blood pressure

Last Updated: Monday, August 05, 2013, 23:56

A revolutionary skin patch that can treat high blood pressure and slash deaths from heart attacks and strokes has been developed and cleared for use in Japan.

New India Assurance GM reveals why they scrapped extra premium for diabetes, hypertension patients

Last Updated: Friday, August 02, 2013, 15:54

New India Assurance – a state run insurance company, has decided to do away with the extra charges it levies on insured people with pre-existing conditions like diabetes and hypertension. With this news taking a number of people aback, we decided to ask Segar Sampath Kumar, General Manager and transparency officer of the company about the move and how it will affect people insured under its health insurance scheme. Here are excerpts from the interview:

Fertility therapy does not lead to cardiovascular disease in women

Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 13:27

Women who gave birth following fertility treatment had no long-term increased risk of death or major cardiovascular events compared to women who gave birth without fertility therapy.

First Prev .. 6 7 8 9 10  .. Next Last