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New therapy dog helps during oncology treatments

...difference in patients' lives. One example of LC's calming influence she cited was when a patient had extremely high blood pressure and couldn't be treated without first calming down. Bostelman said the patient opted to sit in the lobby and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-03/therapy-dog-helps-during-treatments
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'American Sniper': A Different Perspective

...detachment from friends and family, irrational reactions to benign situations, and even his post deployment high blood pressure all hit home. To me the great irony of the film comes at the end, when Kyle - who has found a way to manage his...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-17/american-sniper-a-differe
Letters

...catch a stroke?" one boy asked. The doctor assured him that strokes are not contagious but can be caused by "high blood pressure, smoking cigarettes, junk food.""What if we don't have a phone?" a girl asked. Kirchoff suggested asking...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-03-23
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...about any changes that concern you. Some may be the first sign of a medical problem.Many medications, especially high blood pressure medications, tranquilizers and some heart medications, inhibit sexual response. Your doctor may be able to reduce...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2014-02-17-4
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...coverage, an insurer still could delve into your health care record, looking for anything - from a bad back to high blood pressure - that foreshadows future claims. They'd be able to turn you down.That's a contrast to President Barack Obama's...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/ricardo-alonso-zaldivar/2012-10-09
Exercise lowers blood pressure in kids, adults

...exclusively adult malady: high blood pressure. These children join the large...population -- who also have high blood pressure. New research shows that exercise...higher is high. You can have high blood pressure for many years without knowing...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/103110/peo_728848295.shtml
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Study: Area healthier, living well, but cancer care needed

...similar areas. Also, one in six residents has been diagnosed with back pain. Prevalence of high cholesterol and high blood pressure increased 5 and 6 percent, respectively, since 2004 with the greatest increase coming from those aged 18 to 44...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-03-03/study-area-healthier-living-well-but
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Heartburn drug for adults promoted for children

...problems suffered by the plaintiffs, each of whom had a pre-existing condition such as cardiovascular disease or high blood pressure. Johnson said the defense would show that each of the 10 plaintiffs -- who range in age from 3 to 79 -- had pre-existing...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090901/hea_090901heal0030001.shtml
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...older than 50, African-Americans, and people with high blood pressure, diabetes or chronic kidney disease - should aim...sodium a day. Reducing salt is one key to avoiding high blood pressure that in turn leads to heart attacks and strokes...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2013-05-14-4
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Risk factors should not stop exercising: Always consult with your doctor before starting a new exercise routine

...doctor as you increase your level of fitness. For high blood pressure, Testa recommends that you improve your endurance...Certain exercise programs have been shown to reduce high blood pressure. We included a very good one in "Faster, Better...

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