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Medical News Today: High blood pressure: Could diet replace medication?

Researchers suggest that the DASH diet, when combined with low salt intake, may be just as effective as medication for lowering high blood pressure.

Adult survivors of childhood cancer are more likely to develop high blood pressure

(American Association for Cancer Research) People who survived childhood cancer were more than twice as likely as the general population to have high blood pressure (hypertension) as adults.

Combination Low-Salt and Heart-Healthy "Dash" Diet as Effective as Drugs for Some Adults with High Blood Pressure

A study of more than 400 adults with prehypertension, or stage 1 high blood pressure, found that combining a low-salt diet with the heart-healthy DASH diet substantially lowers systolic blood pressure -- the top number in a blood pressure test -- especially in people with higher baseline systolic readings.

Navigating a Wedding with a Big Family

Deciding who to include in your wedding party and where everyone sits can leave you pulling your hair out. How do you escape your own wedding with a big family without high blood pressure? read more The post Navigating a Wedding with a Big Family appeared first on Weddingbee.

New Blood Pressure Guidelines Say 130/80 Is Now Officially High

The American Heart Association (AHA) has changed blood pressure guidelines, saying that a systolic 130 over a diastolic 80 is now officially “elevated” blood pressure. The AHA says this has been a three year task, “based on hundreds of studies and clinical trials”. It doesn’t mean that many more people than before will need medication […]

Heart Health: Five Simple Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure

4 days agoNews : Newsweek: US

With 30 million more Americans now meeting the criteria for high blood pressure, here are some helpful tips.

Some cancer therapies may provide a new way to treat high blood pressure

Drugs designed to halt cancer growth may offer a new way to control high blood pressure (hypertension), say investigators. The finding could offer a real advance in hypertension treatment because although a number of high blood pressure drugs are now available, they work by different mechanisms that are not suited for all patients.

Pre-diabetes discovery marks step towards precision medicine

(University of Sydney) Identification of three molecules that can be used to accurately assess pre-diabetes -- a key predictor of conditions such as diabetes and high blood pressure -- has brought precision medicine for humans a step closer.

Some Cancer Therapies May Provide a New Way to Treat High Blood Pressure

Drugs designed to halt cancer growth may offer a new way to control high blood pressure (hypertension), say Georgetown University Medical Center investigators. The finding could offer a real advance in hypertension treatment because although a number of high blood pressure drugs are now available, they work by different mechanisms that are not suited for all patients.

Some cancer therapies may provide a new way to treat high blood pressure

(Georgetown University Medical Center) Drugs designed to halt cancer growth may offer a new way to control high blood pressure (hypertension), say Georgetown University Medical Center investigators. The finding could offer a real advance...Show More Summary

Medical News Today: The 10 best blood pressure apps

Blood pressure can be managed through apps that can track and monitor your levels and reduce your risk factors for developing high blood pressure.

Brickbat: This Will Send Your Blood Pressure Soaring

last weekNews : Reason

The Toledo, Ohio, SWAT team raided Alfred Miller's home, killing his two dogs and doing thousands of dollars worth of damage. They seized just one pill, for high blood pressure. The name on the search warrant was Joe McDuffey. Miller says he doesn't know who that is. Cops will only say this is an ongoing an investigation

Medical News Today: Salt raises blood pressure, but our gut bacteria can stop it

New research shows that replenishing the friendly bacteria in our gut that are affected by too much salt may lower high blood pressure.

Here are some ways to lower blood pressure

If your blood pressure levels were normal at your last doctor’s visit, you may want to schedule another appointment. 140 over 80, which was once considered to be the high blood pressure threshold, is now a thing of the past. The CDC has lowered that number to 130 over 80 -- and for good reason. Show More Summary

3 Reasons You Really Need to Know Your Blood Pressure Numbers

New guidelines for diagnosing high blood pressure mean that many more people are now considered to have hypertension.

Salt-responsive gut commensal modulates TH17 axis and disease

High salt intake changed the gut microbiome and increased TH17 cell numbers in mice, and reduced intestinal survival of Lactobacillus species, increased the number of TH17 cells and increased blood pressure in humans.

28 million Americans were just diagnosed with high blood pressure

last weekNews : NY Daily News

If your blood pressure is too high, it might not be because of the political climate this time.

Gut microbes can protect against high blood pressure

(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Microbes living in your gut can help protect against the effects of a high-salt diet, according to a new study from MIT's Center for Microbiome Informatics and Therapeutics.

Gut microbes can protect against high blood pressure

Microbes living in your gut can help protect against the effects of a high-salt diet, according to a new study.

If sitting is the new smoking, should employers be held liable?

Doctors have warned us for years about the health risks associated with sitting too much. Researchers have linked sitting for long periods of time to a number of health issues, including increased high blood pressure, high blood sugar, excess body fat and cholesterol. Show More Summary

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