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Marijuana Use May Raise Risk of Dying From Hypertension
Source: Medscape Anesthesiology Headlines [2017.08.17]
NHANES data suggest marijuana users have a threefold risk of dying from hypertension, and the risk increases with each additional year of use.
Medscape Medical News

Pulmonary Hypertension (Symptoms, Treatment Medications, Life Expectancy)
Source: MedicineNet Cirrhosis Specialty [2017.07.26]
Title: Pulmonary Hypertension (Symptoms, Treatment Medications, Life Expectancy)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 7/26/2017 12:00:00 AM

Hypertension before the age of 55 increases risk of cardiovascular death
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2017.05.19]
When someone gets diagnosed with hypertension, either early (before the age of 55) or later in life, can have important health ramifications.

Simple blood tests lead to improved hypertension treatment in African countries
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2017.05.04]
Using two simple blood tests, Western University researchers were able to drastically improve treatment for resistant hypertension across three sites in Nigeria, Kenya and South Africa.

Diabetes and hypertension: What is the relationship?
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2017.04.29]
Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is linked to diabetes, and each condition can make the other worse. How can people reduce the associated risks?

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Source: MedicineNet Polycystic Ovary Specialty [2017.03.31]
Title: High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 1/15/2014 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/31/2017 12:00:00 AM

New guidelines raise upper hypertension limit for 'otherwise healthy' over-60s
Source: Nursing / Midwifery News From Medical News Today [2017.01.17]
New guidelines say treat otherwise healthy patients aged 60 and older when persistent systolic blood pressure is at or above 150 mm Hg, not 140 mm Hg.

Portal Hypertension
Source: MedicineNet nitroglycerin Specialty [2016.09.06]
Title: Portal Hypertension
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 1/31/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 9/6/2016 12:00:00 AM

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Quiz: Symptoms, Signs & Causes
Source: MedicineNet amlodipine and benazepril Specialty [2016.01.05]
Title: High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) Quiz: Symptoms, Signs & Causes
Category: MedicineNet Quiz
Created: 2/9/2011 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 1/5/2016 12:00:00 AM

Picture of Hypertension
Source: MedicineNet betaxolol ophthalmic Specialty [2014.12.09]
Title: Picture of Hypertension
Category: Images
Created: 2/3/2011 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 12/9/2014 12:00:00 AM

Preeclampsia (Pregnancy Induced Hypertension)
Source: MedicineNet Apgar Score Specialty [2012.05.21]
Title: Preeclampsia (Pregnancy Induced Hypertension)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 11/14/1998 4:06:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/21/2012 12:00:00 AM

Surge of Kidney Failure Deaths Blamed on Heat Exposure
Source: Medscape Critical Care Headlines [2017.08.18]
An estimated 50,000 people without any of the usual risk factors for chronic kidney disease, such as hypertension and diabetes, have died in global hot spots.
Medscape Medical News

CardioBrief: Renal Denervation Still Alive, But for How Long?
Source: MedPage Today Nephrology [2017.08.14]
(MedPage Today) -- Industry, trialists won't give up on invasive hypertension therapy

Higher BMI linked with increased risk of high blood pressure, heart disease, type 2 diabetes
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2017.07.06]
Results of a new study add to the evidence of an association between higher body mass index (BMI) and increased risk of cardiometabolic diseases such as hypertension, coronary heart disease, type 2...

Smaller dose combos of blood pressure meds may be effective with fewer side effects
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2017.06.06]
Quarter-dose combinations of blood pressure lowering medications appear to be effective in treating hypertension and result in fewer side effects for patients than a single dose of one drug...

High blood pressure: Sodium may not be the culprit
Source: Hypertension News From Medical News Today [2017.04.25]
Over recent years, salt has been labelled as a hypertension-causing monster. A new study asks whether this accusation might be somewhat overblown.

FDA Warns About Sildenafil in Kids with PAH
Source: MedPage Today Product Alert [2012.08.31]
The FDA has cautioned against using sildenafil (Revatio) to treat pulmonary arterial hypertension in children younger than 17, after an unexpectedly high rate of mortality in a clinical trial.

Shock wave therapy for kidney stones linked to diabetes
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Urology
Mayo Clinic researchers are sounding an alert about side effects of shock wave lithotripsy such as diabetes, hypertension.

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