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Tuesday, February 25, 2020



How to manage hypertension during pregnancy

December 23, 2019 3:50 pm

If women are experiencing symptoms such as headache, swelling, dizziness, weight gain, abdominal pain, nausea, etc, they must immediately talk with their healthcare provider / doctor and get the right treatment for controlling blood pressure.

TISS study: Sikkim has maximum hypertension cases, Kerala lowest

December 18, 2019 8:53 am

Across India, Kerala had the lowest prevalence at 8.2 per cent and Sikkim highest at 20.3 per cent, Ghosh said. Food habits, obesity, socio-economic status and alcohol consumption all contribute toward higher prevalence in the Northeast regions, he added.

These herbs can help keep hypertension and diabetes in check

December 02, 2019 12:30 pm

Say hello to good health with these simple tips

Foods that will help control your blood pressure

October 14, 2019 2:38 pm

A key point to remember is to cut back on salt consumption.

How does high blood pressure affect your heart?

September 29, 2019 12:53 pm

Hypertension causes accelerated rate of arterial blockage.

Are people with gum disease at greater risk of high blood pressure?

September 25, 2019 2:44 pm

Hypertension could be the driver of heart attack and stroke in patients with periodontitis.

Indians have higher average resting heart rate, says study

August 27, 2019 12:25 pm

The IHS findings highlight a high prevalence of masked hypertension and white-coat hypertension in Indians at 42 per cent on first visit to a doctor's clinic.

Hypertension cases often misdiagnosed, finds study

August 23, 2019 11:05 am

Conducted by Eris Lifesciences, a pharmaceutical company headquartered in Ahmedabad, the study included 18,918 people aged between 18 and 75 years, across 355 cities.

Multiple tests needed to confirm hypertension: Study

August 20, 2019 8:20 pm

With the study, doctors suggest at least three blood pressure tests in an interval of two minutes to confirm hypertension or home-based tests during which the patient is relaxed and accurate blood pressure (BP) can be noted.

In Maharashtra, 30% hypertension patients drop out of treatment: Study

July 31, 2019 2:50 pm

Low incentives for ASHA workers, who are supposed to follow up with these patients, and poor health infrastructure in rural and tribal areas of the state have contributed to this trend, the study says.


Healthy seeds: Why it's important to add these gems in your diet

December 02, 2019 10:54 am

From helping control blood sugar level to lowering blood pressure, seeds and nuts must be a part of a healthy diet. Here we list down some benefits for you. Check them out

From lowering high BP to preventing hair loss: 7 amazing health benefits of black raisins

January 26, 2018 10:41 pm

White raisins are very common, but have you ever heard of black raisins? Made from dried grapes, black raisins have a very sugary taste and a juicy flavour. But more than satisfying your sweet tooth, it has immense health benefits.