Banner Health Children

1448 Articles Matching "pressure"

Success Of A Polypill With Cocktail Of Heart Meds Made Headlines, But Will U.S. Doctors Actually Embrace It?

Sep 20, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The drug--which contains low doses of three blood pressure drugs and a cholesterol drug--has been tested in the United States for the first time. But many U.S. doctors have seen little need for the polypill, preferring to tailor medications...
Read more

Rise in crime tied to rising blood pressure

Sep 19, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - People living in communities with rising crime rates may be more likely than those in safer neighborhoods to develop high blood pressure, a new study suggests....
Read more

FDA Warns About Potential Cancer-Causing Contaminant In Popular Heartburn Drug Zantac, Generics

Sep 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
The chemical, NDMA, has also been linked to dozens of recalls of prescription blood pressure drugs in the past year. No recalls have been started for the heartburn drug, but the FDA is recommending that people talk to their doctors and switch to different medications....
Read more

At-Home Blood Pressure Monitoring Beneficial in Black Adults

Sep 13, 2019 , CardioSmart
Monitoring blood pressure outside the doctor's office may help further identify those at high risk for heart...
Read more

Spike in High Blood Pressure for Pregnant Women: What It Means for You

Sep 13, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Spike in High Blood Pressure for Pregnant Women: What It Means for YouCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/11/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/12/2019 12:00:00...
Read more
Demo

High blood pressure in U.S. pregnant women rose sharply over four decades

Sep 12, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - The number of women diagnosed with high blood pressure when they become pregnant or during the first 20 weeks of pregnancy has risen sharply in the U.S. over the last four decades, a new study suggests....
Read more

Drug Prices Keep Rising Amid Political Pressure, But Not As Fast

Sep 11, 2019 , Forbes
Prices for the majority of drugs in the U.S. have started to rise more slowly, likely a result of public and political...
Read more

Steady Rise in Pregnant Women's Blood Pressure

Sep 10, 2019 , WebMD
Over the past four decades, the U.S. has seen a sharp rise in the number of pregnant women with high blood pressure, new research...
Read more

'Hot' Yoga, Hula Dance Your Way to Healthy Blood Pressure

Sep 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: 'Hot' Yoga, Hula Dance Your Way to Healthy Blood PressureCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/7/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

AHA News: Scientists Find Biological Link Between High Blood Pressure and Breast Cancer

Sep 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: Scientists Find Biological Link Between High Blood Pressure and Breast CancerCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/6/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

AHA News: Pumpkin Pulp, Seeds Lower Blood Pressure in Rat Study

Sep 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: AHA News: Pumpkin Pulp, Seeds Lower Blood Pressure in Rat StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/6/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 12:00:00...
Read more
Demo

Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment Does Not Put Seniors at Risk: Study

Sep 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment Does Not Put Seniors at Risk: StudyCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/7/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

40-Year Study Sees Steady Rise in Pregnant Women's Blood Pressure

Sep 10, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: 40-Year Study Sees Steady Rise in Pregnant Women's Blood PressureCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/9/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/9/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

Ultrasounds May Now Have Become The Norm, But Some Women Are Refusing Them Over Health Concerns

Sep 07, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Experts say ultrasounds have been used to monitor pregnancy for decades, and there’s no meaningful evidence that they can cause harm to a developing fetus. But some women say they would rather trust their bodies than take the chance. In other public health news: aid-in-dying, biobanks, measles, blood pressure, PTSD and ovarian cancer, a left-handedness gene, and...
Read more

Even Small Improvements in Cholesterol, Blood Pressure Help Prevent Heart Attack

Sep 07, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Even Small Improvements in Cholesterol, Blood Pressure Help Prevent Heart AttackCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/5/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/6/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

Mouthwash after exercise may counter blood pressure benefit, study finds

Sep 06, 2019 , CNN Health
A new study shows that using mouthwash after exericse might reduce the blood pressure lowering benefits of the workout. The story of why remains a mystery....
Read more

Warm weather, walkable neighborhoods tied to lower blood pressure in kids

Sep 05, 2019 , Reuters
(Reuters Health) - Kids who grow up in warmer climates and in walkable neighborhoods may have lower blood pressure than those who live where it's cooler and people drive everywhere, a new European study suggests....
Read more

Lasix vs. Inspra (Eplerenone)

Sep 05, 2019 , RxList
Lasix (furosemide) and Inspra (Eplerenone) (chlorthalidone) are diuretics (water pills) used to treat excessive fluid accumulation (edema) caused by congestive heart failure, liver failure, renal failure, and nephritic syndrome. Lasix and Inspra (Eplerenone) are also used to control high blood pressure (hypertension)....
Read more

Health Tip: Controlling Your Blood Pressure

Sep 04, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Health Tip: Controlling Your Blood PressureCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/3/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/3/2019 12:00:00...
Read more

Got High Blood Pressure? Get Your Flu Shot

Sep 04, 2019 , MedicineNet
Title: Got High Blood Pressure? Get Your Flu ShotCategory: Health NewsCreated: 9/1/2019 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 9/3/2019 12:00:00...
Read more