Diseases & treatment methods

Exercise is the key factor to reduce your blood pressure!

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Blood pressure : If your blood pressure is high, the following recommendations can be helpful in lowering your blood pressure: Physical activity increases the effectiveness of blood pressure medication, you do not need to be a professional athlete, but you can exercise and enjoy it as an entertainer. Try to …

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Statistics About Diabetes

Statistics About Diabetes Prevalence: In 2012, 29.1 million Americans, or 9.3% of the population, had diabetes. Approximately 1.25 million American children and adults have type 1diabetes. Undiagnosed: Of the 29.1 million, 21.0 million were diagnosed, and 8.1 million were undiagnosed. Prevalence in Seniors : The percentage of Americans age 65 …

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5 Stages of Cold Sores Outbreak

5 Stages of  Cold Sores Outbreak Cold sores progress through 5 stages during a 7-10 day period. If you know what is coming, it will help you be prepared. Cold Sore Stage 1: Initial Symptoms For more than 85% of cold sore sufferers, outbreaks often begin with symptoms such as …

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High blood pressure and hypertensive heart disease

Hypertensive heart disease refers to heart conditions caused by high blood pressure. It’s not a single disease, but rather, a number of different heart disorders all caused by the same thing: the heart working under increased pressure. Hypertensive heart disease includes, among other conditions, heart failure, thickening of the heart …

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Men with eating disorders are more common

While the conversation about eating disorders typically focuses on women, new research suggests that men are affected far more often than we once realized. Researchers at Boston Children’s Hospital studied the responses of 5,527 teenage boys from across the U.S. involved in the Growing Up Today Study. They found that 17.9 …

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