Coronavirus In Texas: Less People Going To ER For Fear Of COVID-19 ExposureWhen they do go in, for everything from chest pain to general sickness, emergency physicians said they are seeing some patients at a more advanced stage of illness.
Interactive Tool Helps To Understand Blood PressureThe American Heart Association wants you to check your blood pressure, and know what the numbers mean.
Blood Pressure Drug Recalled For Possible Life-Threatening Label ErrorA potentially life-threatening label mix-up has led to a nationwide recall of a high blood pressure medication, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
Study Says Lowering Blood Pressure Helps Prevent Mental DeclineLowering blood pressure more than usually recommended not only helps prevent heart problems, it also cuts the risk of mental decline that often leads to Alzheimer's disease, a study found.
Family Spokesman Says George H.W. Bush Is Leaving HospitalFormer President George H.W. Bush is leaving a Maine hospital after being treated for low blood pressure and fatigue. A spokesman said that Bush appreciates the good wishes that he's received.
Former President George H.W. Bush Still In Hospital, But In "Good Spirits"A spokesman said that former President George H.W. Bush is in "good spirits" at a Maine hospital, but will still need several more days of treatment for low blood pressure and fatigue.
Lawsuit Filed Over American Airlines Passenger's DeathThe family of a woman who died after suffering a medical emergency during an American Airlines flight has filed a wrongful death lawsuit.
President Trump's Physician Says He's In Excellent HealthTrump's blood pressure was 122 over 74, and his total cholesterol was 223, which is higher than recommended.
Half Of US Adults Have High Blood Pressure In New GuidelinesNew guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure, adding 30 million Americans to those who have the condition.
Chronic Stress Linked To A Bigger Waistline In New StudyStress has been linked to a range of physical and mental health problems including high blood pressure, heart disease, a suppressed immune system, and sleep trouble.
Fatal Heart Attacks Occur On Christmas More Than Any Other DayResearchers, more than a decade ago, found that more fatal heart attacks occur on Christmas Day than any other day of the year.
Stents May Not Help Treat Clogged Kidney Arteries New research raises serious questions about a very common medical procedure — placing a stent to prop open a narrowed kidney artery.
Texas Tech's Gillispie Ordered To Avoid StressBilly Gillispie said doctors have ordered him to avoid any stress for 30 days in an effort to bring the Texas Tech basketball coach's blood pressure down.
Healthy And Obese? It's PossibleUsually being obese means a higher chance of developing health problems. But, a new study shows that it is possible to be fat and fit - and also to be at no greater risk for some chronic diseases.
Dark Chocolate May Help Lower Blood PressureHere's one more excuse to chomp down on that dark chocolate bar. It may help you lower your blood pressure.