7 Steps That Can Lower Your Blood Pressure As You AgeWant to live a longer, healthier life? One way is to keep your blood pressure at optimal levels as you age -- preferably below 120 systolic (the top number) and 80 diastolic (the lower number).
Energy Drinks May Have Unintended Health Risks, Study SaysEnergy drinks may promise a boost, but experts are increasingly concerned that their cocktails of ingredients could have unintended health risks.
FDA Official Says Ongoing Blood Pressure Drug Investigation Will Probably Uncover More Tainted PillsThere's no end in sight for one of the largest prescription drug recalls in recent memory.
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.
FDA Expands Recall Of Blood Pressure Drug Valsartan Due To Cancer ConcernThe US Food and Drug Administration expanded the list of drugs being recalled that contain valsartan.
Study: Lowering Blood Pressure Cuts Risk Of Dementia Researchers have announced an important update about a surprising way to ward off mild cognitive impairment. A new study shows that aggressively lowering blood pressure can reduce a patient’s risk of developing dementia.
FDA Recalls Common Heart Drug Over Potential Cancer RiskThe recall is due to the presence of the impurity, N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA), which was found in the recalled products, according to an FDA statement.
7 Common Mistakes That Can Make Your Blood Pressure Reading Way OffSo when I was checking a patient’s blood pressure the other day, the patient would not stop chatting. And that was a problem.