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Using Drugs Can Lower Your Cholesterol by 40% Or More

One of the major risk factors for coronary heart disease, strokes, and high blood pressure is a high level of cholesterol - specifically low-density lipoprotein or LDL cholesterol. The theory is that .
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Pregnancy and High Blood Pressure A Lethal Combination

Pregnant moms have to be constantly aware of not only their health but their baby's health as well. This means constantly monitoring the foods they eat, the beverages they drink, the prescriptions ..
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Ranitidine and High Blood Pressure

Ranitidine, known to millions by its trade name of Zantac, is an acid reducer and histamine blocker. It works by blocking histamine receptors in the lining of the stomach. Doctors prescribe it mainly .
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Lower Your High Blood Pressure in 4 Easy Ways

High blood pressure is one of the most dangerous and yet controllable diseases in the United States today. If untreated, it can lead to kidney failure, heart attack or heart failure, stroke, and ..
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The 3rd Most Common Cardiac Disease For Those Over 50

Pulmonary hypertension or PHT is abnormally high blood pressure in the arteries that supply blood to the lungs. The increased blood pressure is caused by arterial resistance to the blood flow. As the .
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Recognizing the Four Stages of Hypertension

Of all the chronic illnesses that Americans suffer from, high blood pressure is the most pervasive. Over 25% of all U. S. citizens have it with more getting it every year. Since high blood pressure ..
(July 14, 2008)
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High Blood Pressure A Lifestyle Disease

One out of every four adult Americans has high blood pressure or hypertension. Most of the time the person who has it is unaware of it. When symptoms finally do finally begin to appear, often it's ..
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High Blood Pressure Usually Points to Other Health Problems

The right blood pressure is essential to the body's health and to keep it under control requires precise coordination between the various parts of the body. Your arteries are part of the body's ..
(July 23, 2008)
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