High blood pressure before age 40 tied to earlier strokes, heart disease

(Reuters Health) – People who develop high blood pressure before age 40 have a higher.

Defibrillator vest fails test because many heart attack survivors wouldn’t wear it

(Reuters Health) – Patients who have just survived a heart attack and consequently have a.

Even low levels of traffic pollution tied to heart damage

(Reuters Health) – People exposed to even low levels of air pollution are more likely.

Dementia risk doubles right after a stroke

(Reuters Health) – People who have recently experienced a stroke may be more than twice.

In absence of heart disease, sodium may not be so bad

(Reuters Health) – Moderate consumption of sodium may not affect the risk for cardiovascular problems.

Breastfeeding linked to lower stroke risk

(Reuters Health) – Breastfeeding may protect a woman from stroke later in life, and the.

Southeast Asia haze tied to hospitalization for breathing problems

(Reuters Health) – People are more likely to be hospitalized for respiratory disorders during the.

High blood pressure in pregnancy tied to heart disease risk afterward

(Reuters Health) – Women who develop high blood pressure during pregnancy may be more likely.

Work stress may be deadly for men with heart disease and diabetes

(Reuters Health) – Men with heart disease, diabetes or a history of stroke are more.

Hypertension costly to patients, society

(Reuters Health) – Each year, U.S. adults with high blood pressure incur almost $2,000 more.