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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...
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...
'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...

...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...

...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...
Healthy Bites

...choices over time. Studies show a positive link between vegetarian eating and health. In general, heart disease, high blood pressure, adult-onset diabetes, obesity and some forms of cancer tend to develop less often among vegetarians than nonvegetarians...

...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...
Is drinking coffee really that bad for you?" mindset. Coffee and high blood pressure Many clients have worried...example, that coffee will cause high blood pressure. Blood pressure will increase...much coffee causes sustained high blood pressure? Are we talking about a cup...
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...
Healthy Bites

...increase the risk for some health problems such as diabetes, high cholesterol levels, early heart disease and high blood pressure. On the other hand, excess weight carried in the hips, buttocks and thighs is known as pear shape. This body...


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