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2 glasses of orange juice a day ‘can lower BP, cut heart disease risk’


November 23rd, 2010 - 11:45 am ICT by ANI
London, Nov 23 (ANI): Scientists have found that two glasses of orange juice a day can lower blood pressure and cut the risk of heart disease.They discovered that middle-aged men who drank ... Read more...

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Low-Carbohydrate Diet Beats Low-Fat Diet In Decreasing Heart Risk


August 4th, 2010 - 8:52 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Aug 4, (THAINDIAN NEWS) If you thought going for a low-fat diet would help you to shed those extra kilos, then a study published on Monday suggests that it is ... Read more...

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Men’s apologies could improve women’s health: Study


April 19th, 2010 - 6:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 19 (ANI): Scientists have claimed that when a man refuses to apologize to a woman for something wrong he has done,he could put her at risk of a heart ... Read more...

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Reducing sodium intake key to improving public health


September 15th, 2009 - 2:52 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sep 15 (ANI): A Canadian study has stressed that reducing sodium intake should be a major public health priority for governments and nongovernmental organizations to improve population health.While higher blood pressure ... Read more...

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Study links high BP to memory problems in middle age


August 25th, 2009 - 2:05 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 25 (ANI): A new study has shown that high blood pressure is associated with memory problems in people over 45.In the study, scientists found that people with high diastolic blood ... Read more...

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Weight-loss drug increases blood pressure: Review


July 10th, 2009 - 5:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 10 (ANI): Weight-loss drug increases blood pressure, posing a risk to obese patients who hope to reduce hypertension by shedding pounds, a new review of existing research has confirmed.Review lead ... Read more...

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Component of vegetable protein linked to lower BP


July 7th, 2009 - 2:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 7 (ANI): A new study has shown that consuming an amino acid commonly found in vegetable protein is associated with lower blood pressure.The study, conducted by Jeremiah Stamler, M.D., ... Read more...

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Systolic, diastolic blood pressures combo better predictor of heart attack


February 19th, 2009 - 5:18 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): People with a combination of low diastolic blood pressure and a high systolic blood pressure are at a greater risk of heart attack and stroke, according to ... Read more...

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Having two cups of Indian sorrels juice a day can keep your heart healthy


February 9th, 2009 - 11:52 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 09 (ANI): A drink based on a flower called Indian sorrel can prevent high blood pressure and maintain a healthy heart, according to a new study.Also known as Florida ... Read more...

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Cold weather may raise blood pressure in elderly


January 13th, 2009 - 12:24 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 13 (ANI): Cold weather may increase older adults'' blood pressure, according to a new study. Previous research has shown that blood pressure changes with the seasons, but few studies have ... Read more...

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A square of dark chocolate a day keeps you hale and hearty


August 7th, 2008 - 11:43 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Chocoholics now have a justified reason to savour their favourite sweet, for a new study has found that eating a small amount of dark chocolate every day ... Read more...

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Transcendental meditation helps reduce blood pressure


December 5th, 2007 - 1:06 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Dec 05 (ANI): A new study has revealed that people with high blood pressure may find relief from it through Transcendental Meditation.The Transcendental Meditation, a technique derived from the ancient ... Read more...

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