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Rajinikanth hospitalised in Hyderabad after experiencing severe BP fluctuation, exhaustion
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Rajinikanth hospitalised in Hyderabad after experiencing severe BP fluctuation, exhaustion

Rajinikanth is not displaying any coronavirus symptom and is currently "haemodynamically stable."

World Diabetes Day 2020: Less salt intake, exercising may help diabetics keep their heart healthy
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World Diabetes Day 2020: Less salt intake, exercising may help diabetics keep their heart healthy

A 2010 study suggests that cardiovascular complications are the major cause of death among 70 percent of patients with Type 2 diabetes

Phytonutrient flavanol present in tea, apples lowers blood pressure, claims study
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Phytonutrient flavanol present in tea, apples lowers blood pressure, claims study

Flavonoids are rich in antioxidants, thus they help fight free radicals in the body, which can otherwise damage the organs.

Following American Heart Association's 'simple seven' recommendations can prevent hypertension, claims study
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Following American Heart Association's 'simple seven' recommendations can prevent hypertension, claims study

A recent study suggested that following even one of the 'simple seven' recommendations can reduce the risk of developing hypertension by six percent

Hypertension medications don't cause erectile dysfunction, may improve penile blood flow, claims new research
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Hypertension medications don't cause erectile dysfunction, may improve penile blood flow, claims new research

The study indicates that hypertension causes damage to the penile blood vessels to such an extent that ED incidence is more than twice as likely to occur.

High blood pressure during pregnancy may cause severe menopause symptoms, claims research
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High blood pressure during pregnancy may cause severe menopause symptoms, claims research

The researchers found that women who had gestational hypertension experienced more bothersome menopausal symptoms, like hot flashes and night sweats, as compared to women who had no history of hypertension at all.

Sitting for long hours may lead to slipped disc, heart diseases among others: Here's how one can counteract the harm it causes to body
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Sitting for long hours may lead to slipped disc, heart diseases among others: Here's how one can counteract the harm it causes to body

Sitting for excessively long periods has already been associated with increased fat accumulation in your body, leading to obesity.

World Hypertension Day 2020: The truth about salt and hypertension
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World Hypertension Day 2020: The truth about salt and hypertension

There are many changes you can make in your lifestyle that can help reduce the risk of hypertension. One of the biggest ones is to reduce your salt intake.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 to get Samsung Health Monitor app to keep track of user's blood pressure
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Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2 to get Samsung Health Monitor app to keep track of user's blood pressure

Galaxy Watch Active2 users will be required to calibrate their device with the cuff at least every four weeks to ensure accuracy.

Medication, lifestyle changes as effective as stents and bypass surgery in reducing risk of heart attack, finds study
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Medication, lifestyle changes as effective as stents and bypass surgery in reducing risk of heart attack, finds study

The results from a new study says that procedures such as bypass surgery and stenting are no better at reducing risk of heart attack in patients with ischemic heart disease than medication and lifestyle changes

BP medication taken at night is better for health than in the daytime, study of 19,000 patients finds
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BP medication taken at night is better for health than in the daytime, study of 19,000 patients finds

The study, the largest ever of its kind, included 19,084 patients taking their pills either waking or at bedtime, tracked over six years.

Why all the fuss around hypertension?
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Why all the fuss around hypertension?

High blood pressure is one of the most common lifestyle diseases in the world, with more than one-fourth of the global population living with high BP.

Why controlling India's spiralling hypertension burden is imperative for the country's overall growth and well-being
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Why controlling India's spiralling hypertension burden is imperative for the country's overall growth and well-being

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), hypertension is the leading cause of death globally and kills more people than all infectious diseases combined.

Why do we pass out: The science behind fainting
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Why do we pass out: The science behind fainting

Syncope or loss of consciousness for a short time occurs when the brain does not get an adequate supply of blood.

Hypertension Day 2019: This 'silent killer' that ails many and goes unnoticed, is easy to control
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Hypertension Day 2019: This 'silent killer' that ails many and goes unnoticed, is easy to control

In India, hypertension has led to a total of 1.63 million deaths in 2016 and needs to find a way to overcome it.

Blood sugar control drug could help prevent or slow kidney disease: Study
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Blood sugar control drug could help prevent or slow kidney disease: Study

Researchers estimated that there could be 47 fewer cases for every 1,000 people taking the drug for 2.5 years.

Salt is bad for you – but how it affects the body is still a big scientific debate
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Salt is bad for you – but how it affects the body is still a big scientific debate

Excessive salt intake is linked to high blood pressure, and increased risk of heart disease & stroke.

Researchers develop algorithm to predict blood pressure using machine learning
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Researchers develop algorithm to predict blood pressure using machine learning

The team collected sleep, exercise and blood pressure data from eight patients over 90 days.

Kerala nun rape case: Hours after arrest, Bishop Franco Mulakkal complains of chest pain, taken to hospital in Kottayam
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Kerala nun rape case: Hours after arrest, Bishop Franco Mulakkal complains of chest pain, taken to hospital in Kottayam

Mulakkal complained of chest pain when he was being taken to the Kottayam Police Club from the Crime Branch office in Thrippunithura in Ernakulam district.

Deaths due to heart diseases in India doubled since 1990; more than half of victims under 70-yrs of age
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Deaths due to heart diseases in India doubled since 1990; more than half of victims under 70-yrs of age

Cardiac ailments killed more Indians in 2016 (28 percent) than any other non-communicable disease, said a new study published in the September 2018 issue of health journal