High Blood Pressure

Amount of coffee consumption depends on blood pressure

A study led by the University of South Australia (UniSA) researchers found causal genetic evidence that influences the amount of coffee consumption in people

Amount of coffee consumption depends on blood pressure

Fasting lowers blood pressure by reshaping gut microbiota, suggests study on animal model

For the first time researchers demonstrate that intermittent fasting can reduce hypertension by reshaping the gut microbiota in an animal model

Fasting lowers blood pressure by reshaping gut microbiota, suggests study on animal model

Different BP reading between arms linked to high death risk

Difference in blood pressure readings between arms is linked to greater risk of heart attack, stroke and death, a significant, large international study has revealed

Brain to blame for high BP.

BP drug may ease recovery in alcoholics with withdrawal symptoms

Researchers, including one of Indian-origin, have revealed that drug once used to treat high blood pressure (BP) can help alcoholics with withdrawal symptoms reduce or eliminate their drinking

Bootleg alcohol is believed to have killed 21 people in Malaysia -- Photo: AFP

BP medicine may lower death risk from flu, pneumonia

Researchers have found that drugs to lower the blood pressure of the type ‘ACE inhibitors or angiotensin II receptor blockers’ reduce the mortality rate of influenza and pneumonia

Your BP may be on rise due to inadequate Vitamin D in your body. File photo