Moving toward a better blood pressure pill

Combining low doses of multiple drugs might work for some.

June 17, 2017 0

Here’s your wakeup call

Doctors warn of sleep apnea’s outsized role in aggravating—and in some cases creating—a host of ailments.

February 2, 2017 1

Blood pressure up? Try yoga

An hour of zen each day isn't just good for your well-being—it could also prevent and ease hypertension.

December 14, 2016 0

Study: Less salt, more life

Consuming a bit more sodium each day may significantly increase your odds of dying early.

November 5, 2016 0

Hypertension may lead to dementia

Controlling blood pressure during midlife likely reduces the risk of memory issues in later life.

October 18, 2016 2

Nap attacks?

Daytime snoozing may increase the risk of hypertension, but expert says there's more to it than that.

October 8, 2016 1

The sweetness of sound

Research shows sound therapy can balance brain signals. Could it be a new prescription for high blood pressure and migraines?

September 23, 2016 0

Sugar companies shifted focus on heart harm

Decades-old documents show researchers were paid to influence scientific thinking to make fat the enemy, not sweets.

September 15, 2016 0

Shift workers at greater risk of heart ills

Abnormal sleep patterns may disrupt body's natural rhythm.

June 12, 2016 0

Could low-salt diet hurt your health?

Report suggests sodium restrictions might backfire, but heart experts are critical of the finding.

June 3, 2016 0

Booze, high blood pressure a dangerous mix

Study links moderate drinking to heart damage in people with hypertension.

May 27, 2016 2

Stroke: Know your risk, improve your odds

Avoiding or surviving a stroke is all about what you do now.

March 3, 2016 1