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Can You Lower Your Blood Pressure?

November 21, 2017

The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology have released new treatment guidelines that sharply lower the threshold for high blood pressure, also [...]

Does Eating Too Fast Lead to Weight Gain?

November 14, 2017

Dr. Takayuki Yamaji — a cardiologist at Hiroshima University in Japan — is the lead author of the study, which examined more than 1,000 participants over a period of 5 [...]

Should You Put Salt Back Into Your Diet?

July 31, 2017

Americans eat too much salt. And that causes high blood pressure, heart attacks and strokes. Right? That’s been the message for the last several decades. But what if salt [...]

Can Tea Reduce Stroke Risk?

November 7, 2016

Did you know that regularly drinking tea has been associated with a lower risk of stroke? Scientific studies using large research databases evaluated the tea drinking habits [...]