Music enhances the beneficial effects of medication a short time after it is taken to control high blood pressure, showed the findings published in the journal Scientific Reports.Apr 18, 2018, 11:27 AM IST
The most common mental and neurological disorders in this age group are dementia and depression, which affect approximately five per cent and seven per cent of the world's older population, respectively.
Improvements in treatment have dramatically increased survival rates from pediatric cancers, with about 83 percent of children surviving at least five years and many becoming long-term survivors.Nov 24, 2017, 14:10 PM IST
The results found that even the fathers of the new born babies were also relatively affected by the chances of heart diseases and hypertension risks in their later lives.Nov 16, 2017, 08:48 AM IST
A combination of reduced sodium intake along with a 'dash diet' or either of the two diets may lower blood pressure in adults with hypertension, a medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is persistently elevatedNov 13, 2017, 19:30 PM IST
The findings revealed that skin helps regulate hypertension and heart rate in response to changes in the amount of oxygen available in the environment.
The findings showed that higher blood pressure in early life was associated with a significantly greater future risk of mitral regurgitation -- a condition which makes the heart less efficient at pumping blood around the body, and in severe cases can lead to heart failure.
Women who have high blood pressure in their 40s are 73 percent more likely to develop dementia than women who have stable normal blood pressure.Oct 06, 2017, 12:53 PM IST
However, over the next 16 years, the researchers found that the study participants who consumed less than 2,500 milligrams of sodium a day had higher blood pressure than participants who consumed higher amounts of sodium.
Researchers from the Western University of Health Sciences in California found that carvedilol drug can protect against the sun-induced cell damage that leads to skin cancer.Apr 24, 2017, 14:41 PM IST
In a study published in the journal JCI Insight, the researchers named the new cause as Connshing syndrome which is linked to the overproduction of the stress hormone cortisol.Apr 22, 2017, 18:39 PM IST
Hypertension is a global health issue that affects more than one billion people worldwide.Apr 06, 2017, 14:30 PM IST
The researchers believe that clinicians should adopt these devices to detect individuals likely to suffer from high blood pressure, researchers said.Mar 20, 2017, 17:37 PM IST
High blood pressure is a condition in which the force of the blood against the artery walls is too high.Mar 10, 2017, 15:40 PM IST
Long term high blood pressure is also a major risk factor for coronary artery disease, stroke, heart failure, peripheral vascular disease, vision loss and chronic kidney disease.Nov 02, 2016, 14:24 PM IST
Adequate sleep of at least 6-8 hours is required if you want to keep the symptoms of this ailment at bay.Oct 22, 2016, 09:56 AM IST
A new study has revealed that poor diet and high blood pressure (BP) are now number-one risk factors for death.Sep 11, 2015, 09:22 AM IST
High blood pressure in your 50s may negatively impact your planning or problem-solving abilities 30 years later, a study says.Jul 17, 2015, 14:30 PM IST
This piece of news may not sound good for many 'Maggi' lovers as it may now face a ban in Uttar Pradesh after it has been found to contain harmful chemicals.May 22, 2015, 23:31 PM IST
Lack of potassium in the diet, not a little more salt than what is currently recommended, is linked to higher blood pressure (BP), new research says.Apr 28, 2015, 17:46 PM IST