Atacand Plus Drug Information

Monday, November 26th, 2018

Atacand Plus is a medication used to treat patients with hypertension (high blood pressure). This drug helps to lower the blood pressure and thereby reduce the risk of stroke, heart attack, and kidney problems. Atacand Plus has two active ingredients (candesartan and hydrochlorothiazide) and is typically prescribed when patients do not experience relief by using […]

Sevikar Drug Information

Wednesday, November 14th, 2018

Sevikar is typically prescribed to patients who have high blood pressure, or are at a high risk of stroke, heart attack, and kidney problems. Sevikar helps lower blood pressure by widening and relaxing blood vessels.

Micardis Plus Drug Information

Tuesday, November 13th, 2018

Micardis Plus is a blood pressure medication used to help people suffering from hypertension. The medication helps to lower the blood pressure, thus reducing the risk of serious health issues such as heart attack, stroke, and kidney problems. Micardis Plus contains two active substances (telmisartan and hydrochlorothiazide) and is usually prescribed to patients who have […]

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 […]