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National Health News Childhood Trauma Linked to High Blood Pressure Later in Life

Childhood Trauma Linked to High Blood Pressure Later in Life

atic events during childhood – as well as growing up with abuse, neglect or a dysfunctional family – may increase the risk of developing high blood pressure later in life, a small study suggests. Researchers followed about 400 people over more than two decades and found that, after adjusting for socioeconomic factors and medical history, […]

4/16/15 at 9:58 am     1165      , ,     Scientific American
National Health News Eating out Raises Risk for High Blood Pressure

Eating out Raises Risk for High Blood Pressure

known as hypertension, high blood pressure is the main risk factor for cardiovascular disease-associated death. In hypertension, the greater the force of blood pushing up against the walls of the blood vessels, the harder the heart has to pump, which can lead to heart failure and heart attack. People with hypertension are also at increased […]

4/14/15 at 10:58 am     1123      ,     Medical News Today