The sample size for the study was 21,623 people who underwent preventive health check-up during January – December 2016 On the occasion of World Hypertension Day on May 17, 2017, a study by Indus Health Plus revealed that 27 per cent males and 24 per cent females from 25-35 years age group have reported of […]

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Blood pressure starts dropping 14 years prior to death: Study

Posted on August 4th, 2020 by Seshu Narayana

The researchers found blood pressure declines were steepest in patients with dementia, heart failure, late-in-life weight loss, and those who had high blood pressure to begin with. But long-term declines also occurred without the presence of any of these diagnoses. Doctors have long known that in the average person, blood pressure rises from childhood to […]

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How blood pressure affects the heart

Posted on July 20th, 2020 by Seshu Narayana

A pulse indicates life. The pulse, the breath and the pumping of the heart is the center of one’s existence And so it goes without saying that monitoring the pressure with which the blood comes through your veins is of utmost importance .Hypertension is a condition that sees a higher pressure in the blood that […]

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High BP can cause organ damage in teenagers too

Posted on July 10th, 2020 by Seshu Narayana

The damage in teenagers occurs at blood pressure levels that are below the clinical definition of hypertension in the age group. Teenagers are at risk of heart and vessel damage as well. Is your teenage son or daughter suffering from high blood pressure? Beware, if left uncontrolled the condition can lead to organ damage as […]

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