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Some BP Pills Could Increase Risk Of Skin Cancer In Adults

Common medications used to treat hypertension (high blood pressure) or BP may adversely raise the risk of skin cancers in people aged 66 and...

Study: Medications Likely To Increase Heart Disease In People With HIV

Intake of certain medications that can lower blood pressure in people with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), can also increase the long-term risk of heart...

Adults With Gum Infection More Likely To Have Higher Blood Pressure

Adults with periodontitis, a severe gum infection, may be significantly more likely to have higher blood pressure (BP) compared to individuals who had healthy...

Rise In Obesity Rates Due To Brain Pressure Disorder

A brain pressure disorder called idiopathic intracranial hypertension is on the rise, and the increase corresponds with rising obesity rates, a new study suggests. Idiopathic...

BP Medications Might Not Affect Outcomes Among COVID-19 Patients: Study

Medications to treat high blood pressure (BP) do not affect outcomes among patients hospitalized with Covid-19, researchers have claimed. The study, published in The Lancet...

Social Isolation Causes Higher Risks of Hypertension in Women

Middle-aged and older women who lacked social ties were much more likely than men to suffer from hypertension and stroke, warn researchers. In a study,...

Young Covid Patients too Vulnerable to Adverse Clinical Outcomes: Study

While old people are widely believed to be at a greater risk due to Covid-19 pandemic, new study shows younger patients too are vulnerable...

Establishing Comprehensive Fitness Of Body And Mind

The truth is that our body and mind are not separate identities, they are one. Our mind is our subtle self while our bodies...

Tips on How to Keep Mental Health in Check Through Positive Life Habits

By Puja Gupta The truth is that our body and mind are not separate identities, they are one. Our mind is our subtle self while...

Hot Baths Can Prevent Cardiovascular Diseases: Study

New research suggests that taking hot baths, soaking in hot tubs or using saunas can prevent cardiovascular diseases such as heart disease, high blood...

Hypertension: Most Common Form Of Condition In Covid-19 Patients

The All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Delhi, recorded underlying health conditions or comorbidities in 98.5 per cent of coronavirus patients admitted to...

Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Patients With Covid-19 At Greater risk

Researchers have found that people who have been diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnoea could be at increased risk of adverse outcomes from Covid-19. The conclusion...

Have Fat Around Your Legs? Here’s How it Can Protect You From Hypertension

Adults with fatter legs -- meaning they have a higher percentage of total body fat tissue in their legs -- were less likely than...

Over 1 Drink a Day Increases Hypertension Risk in Diabetic People: Study

Drinking eight or more alcoholic beverages a week may increase the risk of high blood pressure (also called hypertension) among adults with Type-2 diabetes,...

40s Are The New 20s: Health Guide

The 40s are filled with vitality and stress in equal amounts. Health can either be at its best in one's 40s or it can...

Common Drugs Associated With Increased Risk Of Cognitive Decline

A class of drugs used for a broad array of conditions, from allergies and colds to hypertension, may be associated with an increased risk...

Your Hand Grip Can Reveal If You are at Diabetes Risk

A study that measured the muscular hand grip strength of 776 men and women without a history of diabetes over a 20-year period has...

Air Pollution Linked to Higher BP, Hypertension Risk: Study

By Sumit Saxena For a major part of north India, air pollution is a menacing issue and last year during the winter season, pollution led...

High Blood Pressure Can be Treated Without Ruining Sexual Experiences: Researchers

People who have normal or near-normal blood pressure (pre-hypertension) can ruin their sex life by taking BP medicines as the drugs can hamper penile...

Women “Endowed by Nature” With Better Immunity: Study

By Aakanksha Khajuria A weaker immune response, along with a higher rate of diabetes, obesity and hypertension among men has made them more susceptible to...

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