- Blood pressure change from morning to night
Why is blood pressure high in the early morning and then low during the rest of the day?
The body has a natural biologic rhythm which regulates the release of hormones and bodily functions. Because of this, blood pressure in most people starts to increase in the early morning and ...
- Snacking Due to Stress Opens The Door for High Blood Pressure
Mayo Clinic, the information website of the Foundation for Medical Education and Research, says that the modern stresses many of us face, some of which continue for extended periods and are considered extreme, may lead to high blood pressure, heart disease and obesity.
The Clinic’s psychologists say that stress causes us ...
- Hi, This is Your Blood Pressure Calling…
Study finds that automated telephone calls improve blood pressure control.
Researchers at U.S. non-profit health care providers, Kaiser Permanente, have found that patients who got automated telephone calls inviting them to get their blood pressure checked were more likely to control their hypertension.
The study involved 64,773 adult members of Kaiser Permanente ...
- Better Research, Better Health
A new research collaboration between the American Heart Association (AHA), the University of Mississippi and Boston University, has been created to expand the value of the important population-based Framingham and Jackson heart studies.