Articles for Tag: "hypertension"
A study finds 10 modifiable risk factors responsible for the majority of strokes, the fifth leading cause of death in the US.
A new study finds that hypertensive women with physically demanding jobs could be at higher risk for heart attack.
On World Kidney Day, an expert weighs in on a condition that many people don’t know they have.
Researchers find that overweight and obese kids are more likely to have high blood pressure.
Researchers found that when the top number is less than 120 there is a lower rate of cardiovascular disease.
A pediatric cardiologist explains the increased risk of heart problems and offers steps parents can take to prevent childhood obesity.
Monitoring blood pressure during adolescence could prevent heart problems later.