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Study: One in five young adults had hypertension (most don't know it)

webmd.com | May 26, 11 at 01:00 PM

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Study: One in five young adults had hypertension (most don't know it)

Close to 19% of young adults may have high blood pressure, and just half of them are aware of it despite this condition's strong link to heart attack and stroke risk, according...

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Study: Sugary drinks raise your blood pressure

cnn.com | February 28, 11 at 06:19 PM

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Study: Sugary drinks raise your blood pressure

Drinking a lot of soda and other sugary beverages has been linked to an increased risk of obesity and diabetes, among other health problems. Here's another reason to cut back: A new...

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Study: Watermelon lowers blood pressure

November 19, 10 at 06:29 AM

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Study: Watermelon lowers blood pressure

No matter how you slice it, watermelon has a lot going for it -- sweet, low calorie, high fiber, nutrient rich -- and now, there's more. Evidence from a pilot study led...

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Cutting teen salt could save future health costs

cnn.com | November 14, 10 at 08:15 PM

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Cutting teen salt could save future health costs

Reducing the amount of salt teens eat by 3 grams per day - that's about 1,200 milligrams or a 1/2  teaspoon - could lead to a 68 percent decrease in the number...

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Nearly all stroke risk preventable: study

cbc.ca | June 22, 10 at 06:24 AM

Read More: Blood pressure, Hypertension, stroke

Nearly all stroke risk preventable: study

A Canadian-led study suggests about 90 per cent of the risk of having a stroke is preventable through lifestyle changes. In Friday's issue of the Lancet medical journal, the international study suggests...

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The heart disease trifecta - Half of all Americans are very sick

latimes.com | Thomas H. Maugh II | April 27, 10 at 07:47 AM

Read More: african american, Cardiovascular disease, diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressure, Hypercholesterolemia, Hypertension

The heart disease trifecta - Half of all Americans are very sick

Nearly half of all adult Americans have high cholesterol, high blood pressure or diabetes, all conditions that increase the risk of cardiovascular disease, researchers from the national Centers for Disease Control and...

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FDA to Processed Food Makers: Get the Salt Out

washingtonpost.com | Lyndsey Layton | April 20, 10 at 08:08 AM

Read More: Food and Drug Administration, Heart disease, Hypertension, Salt

FDA to Processed Food Makers: Get the Salt Out

The Food and Drug Administration is planning an unprecedented effort to gradually reduce the salt consumed each day by Americans, saying that less sodium in everything from soup to nuts would prevent...

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High Blood Pressure: Learning to Live Without It

Alan Goldhamer, D.C | January 6, 03 at 01:09 AM

Read More: alan goldhamer, diet, high blood pressure, hypertension

Editor's note: To see Dr. Goldhamer's most recent published study showing water fasting can reverse high blood pressure, click here. Jeff and Sabrina have both done water fasts at Dr. Goldhamer's clinic...

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