Top five delicious foods for lowering blood pressure!

Hypertension or high blood pressure is a chronic medical condition in which the blood flow in the arteries is often high.  

Yoga improves health, reduces stress: Health experts

Yoga is the best way to tackle anxiety, stress and psycho neurotic disorders, easily resulting in better health and regulation of stress hormones, health experts said.

`Beer belly` can increase hypertension risk

A new study had discovered that people with belly fat face more risk of developing hypertension than the ones who are obese overall.

Possible key protein for curing pulmonary hypertension found

A new study has found that oxidized lipids, may also contribute to pulmonary hypertension, a serious lung disease that narrows the small blood vessels in the lungs.

Self-monitoring hypertension program can help curb BP for high-risk patients

A new study has revealed that the hypertension self-management program can help reduce blood pressure for high-risk patients.

'Good' cholesterol can help treat pulmonary hypertension

For those suffering from pulmonary hypertension, a serious lung disease that narrows the small blood vessels in the lungs, here's some good news. A new study demonstrates that protein in "good" cholesterol may treat the affliction.

Sleep apnea may lead to resistant high BP

There is a strong link between severe, untreated obstructive sleep apnea and the risk of elevated blood pressure despite the use of high blood pressure medications, an alarming study indicates.

New technique can reduce high BP without drugs

A new technique called mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) can help people suffering from hypertension.

Midlife hypertension linked to greater dementia risk

A new study has revealed that hypertension during the age of 48 to 67 years may pose as a greater threat of cognitive decline and dementia as compared with individuals who had normal blood pressure.

Vitamin D deficiency could lead to hypertension: Lancet

Researchers have provided evidence for low levels of vitamin D have a causal role in the development of high blood pressure (hypertension).
The findings suggest that vitamin D supplementation could be effective in combating some cases of hypertension.

Negative social interactions up risk of hypertension in older adults

Researchers have shown that unpleasant or demanding interpersonal encounters increase hypertension risk among older adults.

Researchers discover how eating olive oil helps lower BP

Researchers have discovered that eating unsaturated fats, like those in olive oil, can help provide protection from hypertension.

Rogue gene behind multiple heart disease risks identified

In a major breakthrough, researchers have identified a key gene, mutation of which could lead to a cluster of disorders such as obesity, high blood pressure and diabetes - together know as metabolic syndrome.

New complex gene atlas to help battle human diseases

Researchers have provided insights into how genetic variants influence complex disease and drug response through metabolic pathways.

Child`s waist can predict metabolic diseases: Study

The waist circumference of a child can be helpful in predicting if he is suffering from metabolic diseases, according to a study.

Five natural ways to keep your blood pressure in check

People of all ages, including the young ones are experiencing hypertension, which needs to be watched and prevented.

Health benefits of Raisins

Raisins are liked by almost everyone, be it kids or adults. It is irreplaceable as a healthy member of the dry fruits category.

Married people have healthier hearts

Married people have something to smile about! According to a research, it has been claimed that married people, regardless of age, sex, or even cardiovascular risk factors, had significantly less chances of having any kind of cardiovascular disease than those who were single, divorced or widowed.

Study shows evidence that BP should be measured in both arms

A new study has suggested that there is an association between a difference in interarm systolic blood pressure and a significant increased risk for future cardiovascular events, leading researchers to recommend expanded clinical use of interarm blood pressure measurement.

Eating vegetarian diets may help lower BP

A new study has revealed that eating a vegetarian diet is associated with lower blood pressure (BP), and the diets can also be used to reduce blood pressure.