Blood Pressure

Mat Pilates improve cardiovascular health in young, obese women

Mat Pilates training has seen a recent resurgence in popularity. It has become one of the most widely known wellness routines that...

A diet rich in salt weakens immune system

The Western diet is rich in salt, which poses various health risks.  In a new study by the University...

Cumulative doses of oral steroids linked to increased hypertension

Hypertension is a common preventable cause of cardiovascular morbidity and mortality and can substantially affect the quality of life and independence of...

Study aims to improve acne in women

Scientists at the Universities of Bristol and Southampton want to check whether if Spironolactone is useful for treating acne in women. For this, they...

Low Vitamin D at birth raises risk of higher blood pressure in kids

Lack of Vitamin D since birth to early childhood is linked to hypertension in adults. However, it remains unclear to what degree vitamin D...

Higher weight in young children increases the risk of higher blood pressure

Childhood obesity is a serious medical condition that affects children and adolescents. Children who are obese are above the normal weight for their age...

Lowering blood pressure reduces brain bleeding in strokes

Hypertension is the strongest risk factor for spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) involving deep brain regions, but it appears to be unknown if intensive blood...

Using magnetic beads to treat preeclampsia

Preeclampsia is a condition that occurs only during pregnancy. Some symptoms of preeclampsia may include high blood pressure and protein in the urine, occurring...

Training for a marathon can reverse ageing

The marathon is one of the fastest growing race distances, with new races popping up all over the world. No matter what, running has...

High-fat diet appear bad for blood pressure in younger males and females

While diets high in foods rich in fat like meats, cheeses, butter, dairy, and egg yolks are popular, they don't come without some consequences....