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Apr 15, 2019
Blood sugar control drug could help prevent or slow kidney disease: StudyResearchers estimated that there could be 47 fewer cases for every 1,000 people taking the drug for 2.5 years.
Mar 12, 2019
Salt is bad for you – but how it affects the body is still a big scientific debateExcessive salt intake is linked to high blood pressure, and increased risk of heart disease & stroke.
Oct 07, 2018
Researchers develop algorithm to predict blood pressure using machine learningThe team collected sleep, exercise and blood pressure data from eight patients over 90 days.
Sep 22, 2018
Kerala nun rape case: Hours after arrest, Bishop Franco Mulakkal complains of chest pain, taken to hospital in KottayamMulakkal complained of chest pain when he was being taken to the Kottayam Police Club from the Crime Branch office in Thrippunithura in Ernakulam district.
Sep 18, 2018
Deaths due to heart diseases in India doubled since 1990; more than half of victims under 70-yrs of ageCardiac 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
Aug 19, 2018
Microsoft is developing next version of BP-monitoring smart glasses GlabellaGlabella continuously records the stream of reflected light intensities from blood flow as well as inertial measurements of the user's head.
Jan 23, 2018
Wealthy but not healthy: India's rich more likely to suffer hypertension, says National Family Health SurveyNearly 13 percent women and 18 percent men aged 15-49 in the highest stratum of the wealth index have hypertension (high blood pressure), according to data from the National Family Health Survey (NFHS), 2015-16 (NFHS-4). This is the first time the NFHS has included the measurement of blood pressure.
Nov 16, 2017
American Heart Association revises what constitutes high blood pressure, nearly half of all US adults now suffer from 'silent killer'Tighter blood pressure guidelines from US heart organizations mean millions more people need to make lifestyle changes, or start taking medication,
Aug 14, 2017
Uttar Pradesh government says state adequately equipped to combat swine fluThe Uttar Pradesh government official Monday said that adequate arrangements have been made for effective treatment of swine flu in the state
Jun 10, 2017
Study claims that 70 percent of digital blood pressure monitors are inaccurateSeventy percent of digital blood pressure monitors used at home are "unacceptably inaccurate", and could cause serious implications for people says a study.