January 16, 2020
blood pressure

Long Work Hours at the Office Linked to High Blood Pressure

Office workers who spend long hours on the job are more likely to have high blood pressure, including a type that can go undetected during a […]
December 30, 2019

Blood Pressure Pills ‘Work Better at Bedtime’

To get the best out of your daily blood pressure medication, take it just before you go to bed, say researchers. The pills offer more protection against heart attacks and strokes when taken at bedtime rather than in the morning, a large new study suggests
December 9, 2019

Gum Disease Linked With Higher Risk of Hypertension

Hypertension is the main preventable cause of cardiovascular disease, and periodontitis has been linked with increased risk of heart attack and stroke. Regarding potential reasons for the connection between the conditions, gum disease
October 21, 2019

Hypertension During Pregnancy Can Increase Later Risk of Heart Disease

Research published today in the journal Circulation has found that women with high blood pressure in pregnancy, including conditions such as preeclampsia, have an increased risk of developing cardiovascular disorders later in life, including stroke and heart failure