Hypertension

Kefir Might Help Keep Hypertension Away

Friday, April 27th, 2018

Kefir is a healthful and tasty drink made of fermented milk. Several health benefits are attributed to it and now in a new study, researchers explain how this drink could help keep cardiovascular issues at arm’s length. Kefir is a probiotic drink and as such promotes healthier gut microbiome as well as digestion. However, the […]

Earlier Diagnoses of Hypertension Linked to Greater Risk of Cardiovascular Death

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

Diagnoses of high blood pressure, at whatever age, is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular death. However, this risk is greater when a person is diagnosed before his 55th birthday. Moreover, an early diagnosis of hypertension is also linked to genetic predisposition toward the disease. While the risk of heart disease associated with diagnoses of […]