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In a study, researchers say they’ve developed a simple urine test to quickly diagnose preeclampsia, a dangerous pregnancy complication.
Heart disease steals millions of lives each year. Yours doesn’t have to be one of them.
A new study found that those who have to pee in the middle of the night may want to get their blood pressure checked. Here’s what you need to know.
Napping has blood pressure benefits similar to other lifestyle changes, like cutting down on sodium or alcohol, according to the American College of Cardiology.
A study shows that early-onset menstruation — periods that begin before age 11 — is associated with greater risk for high blood pressure later in life.
If you think stroke is for your parents age, well, we’ve got news for you — you are the "parent's age" now. Stroke in your 50s is not uncommon, but it is preventable.
New research shows that walking at a moderate pace for 30 minutes each morning can help reduce blood pressure all day in adults who are overweight.
Studies have shown a link between blood pressure) and dementia risk. However, target blood pressure levels are somewhat controversial.
Low levels of the mineral zinc, which helps support the immune system, may lead to hypertension (high blood pressure) by affecting the kidneys, researchers say.
Since July 2018, a number medications used to treat hypertension and other heart conditions have been recalled by the manufacturers, according to the FDA.