Short Delay in Treating Blood Pressure Safe for Diabetics: Study
MONDAY, Jan. 9 (HealthDay News) -- Waiting up to a year to treat high blood pressure in a person with diabetes is probably not harmful, but waiting many years to get blood pressure under control could result in serious complications, new research indicates.
Treating High Blood Pressure May Add Years to Life
TUESDAY, Dec. 20 (HealthDay News) -- People suffering from high blood pressure, or hypertension, who keep their blood pressure levels under control may add years to their life, a new study suggests.
Middle-age blood pressure changes affect lifetime heart disease, stroke risk
DALLAS, Dec. 19, 2011 - An increase or decrease in your blood pressure during middle age can significantly impact your lifetime risk for cardiovascular disease (CVD), according to research in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association.