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High blood pressure diet: THIS cheap vegetable can reduce risk of hypertension

HIGH blood pressure could be reduced by eating beetroots. Research has also found the purple vegetable can help muscle recovery and boost brain function too.
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

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CONCLUSIONS There was no expected evolution in the local health system, despite the emergence of the policies implemented in this period. It is necessary to provide care for those in less favored socioeconomic conditions and for younger women.RESUMO OBJETIVO Analisar a preval ência de não consultar com médico no período de um ano. MÉTODOS Estudo transversal de base populacional, incluindo mulheres de 20 a 60 anos, residentes na zona urbana de São Leopoldo, RS, em 2015. A associação entre as variáveis e o desfecho foi avaliada por meio das razões de preval...
Source: Revista de Saude Publica - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: research
The objective of this systematic review was to select articles including chest X-ray or chest CT findings in patients who developed pulmonary tuberculosis following solid organ transplantation (lung, kidney, or liver). The following search terms were used: “ tuberculosis ” ; “ transplants ” ; “ transplantation ” ; “ mycobacterium ” ; and “ lung ” . The databases used in this review were PubMed and the Brazilian Biblioteca Virtual em Sa úde (Virtual Health Library). We selected articles in English, Portuguese, or Spanish, regardless of the year of publicatio...
Source: Jornal Brasileiro de Pneumologia - Category: Respiratory Medicine Source Type: research
HIGH blood pressure symptoms are not usually noticeable, but if the condition is left untreated it can put you at risk of serious problems such as hearts attacks and strokes. Regularly measuring it can help, but what is considered a normal reading?
Source: Daily Express - Health - Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news
(CNN) — Exposure to common medications used to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder has increased by more than 60% in US children and adolescents, according to a new study. The study, published Monday in the journal Pediatrics, looked at all calls to US poison control centers for unintentional or intentional exposure to ADHD medications between 2000 and 2014 among children and adolescents. The researchers found that the number of calls increased from 7,018 in 2000 to 11,486 in 2014 — a 64% increase. According to the study’s authors, “exposure” refers to the unnecessary ingestion, inh...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Health ADHD Local TV Source Type: news
One reason that an experiment to reduce high blood pressure in a high-risk population succeeded is that it adapted its approach to encourage trust.
Source: NYT Health - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Medicine and Health Health Insurance and Managed Care Barbers and Barbering Heart Drugs (Pharmaceuticals) Obesity Source Type: news
By MICHAEL L. MILLENSON An Irish software expert who’d been helping companies sell on eBay walks into a room with a Slovenian inventor who’d built a world-class company in the “accelerator beam diagnostics market.” (Don’t ask.) What they share is not just foreign birth, but “immigration” to health care from other fields. Both have come to the MedCity Invest conference in Chicago seeking funding for start-ups focused on patient engagement. They’re not alone in their “immigrant” status, and their experience holds some important lessons. Eamonn Costello, chief execut...
Source: The Health Care Blog - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: Health 2.0 digital health engineer Entrepreneurs Healthcare Immigration inventor mHealth Michael Millenson patient engagement software start-ups Source Type: blogs
ConclusionCompared to the SHS data set SWL was in general associated with hypertension and diabetes. However, no clear difference between patients after SWL to the kidney compared to SWL to the distal ureter was seen and thus the data do not support a causal relationship.
Source: International Urology and Nephrology - Category: Urology & Nephrology Source Type: research
Conclusion AIM-HY INFORM is a prospective, open-label, randomized trial which aims to evaluate first and second-line anti-hypertensive therapies for multi-ethnic populations.
Source: American Heart Journal - Category: Cardiology Source Type: research
Publication date: Available online 20 May 2018 Source:Peptides Author(s): Takeshi Tokudome, Kentaro Otani, Mikiya Miyazato, Kenji Kangawa Ghrelin, a growth hormone–releasing peptide that was first discovered in the stomach of rats in 1999, is an endogenous ligand of growth hormone secretagogue receptor. Ghrelin exerts its potent growth hormone–releasing and orexigenic activities by binding to specific receptors in the brain. Subsequent studies showed that ghrelin participates in the regulation of diverse processes, including energy balance, body weight maintenance, and glucose and fat metabolism, and demonstra...
Source: Peptides - Category: Biochemistry Source Type: research
Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, EarlyView.
Source: Journal of the American Geriatrics Society - Category: Geriatrics Authors: Source Type: research
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