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Managing Hypertension - 5 Steps to Save Your Life

Hypertension or high blood pressure is an alarming epidemic that is claiming the lives of many Americans. Medically defined as a cardiovascular condition, if untreated, it leads to more sever ..
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Side Effects of High Blood Pressure Recognizing These Symptoms .

Living with high blood pressure does not mean that you can't live a normal life. Many Americans who suffer from the condition are both unaware that they have it and they don't have the necessary ..
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Reasons For High Blood Pressure Get the Truth

Hypertension is not uncommon amongst Americans and it is the preliminary to the leading cause of death in the United States, heart failure. For this reason alone, it is important to identify the ..
(June 25, 2008)
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Hot Cocoa For Treating High Blood Pressure A New Home Remedy ..

More and more people are discovering a variety of household remedies that can be used to minimize the effects of high blood pressure or hypertension. When an individual is diagnosed with hypertension .
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African American Women and Hypertension Are You at Risk?

It has been discovered that hypertension is most prevalent amongst African Americans that any other population within the United States. The disease is not easily detected; therefore it remains ..
(July 10, 2008)
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High Blood Pressure Headaches What You Should Do to Ease the ..

High blood pressure or hypertension is very popular amongst Americans, yet it often goes undetected. When the disease is not under control in a timely manner, it has great potential to cause further ..
(July 19, 2008)
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Effects of High Blood Pressure - A Deadly Disease

The effects of high blood pressure are undoubtedly uncomfortable, painful, and even deadly. High blood pressure is known as the “silent killer, " as many people do not know they have a such ..
(January 31, 2008)
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High Blood Pressure Medications For Stage 2 Hypertension

Having a systolic pressure of 160 or higher or a diastolic pressure of 100 or higher, or possessing both readings to be high; you have stage 2 high blood pressure. In such scenarios, you will most ..
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High Blood Pressure Medication - Angiotensin II Receptor ..

Avapro is a high blood pressure medication and belongs to a group of drugs that are known as angiotensin II receptor antagonists. How Does Avapro Works? Avapro prevents the narrowing of blood ..
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Key Information For A Common High Blood Pressure Medication

Some of the drugs we take are used to improve our health conditions, but at the same time they may have some negative effects on our body unless used very wisely. For certain strong drugs that are ..
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High Blood Pressure Treatment With Angiotensin Converting ..

Lotrel, which is a type of calcium channel blocker drug, enables the blood vessels to be relaxed and widens them, hence able to facilitate better blood flow. It is an angiotensin-converting enzyme ..
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Beta Blockers - High Blood Pressure Medication & Beta Blocker ..

Toprol XL is classify under a group of drugs called beta-blockers. It is used to treat chest pain and hypertension, also known as high blood pressure. The drug may also be used for heart attack ..
(December 17, 2007)
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