This page contains the full list of articles and documents from the Disabled World Hypertension Facts category. Though some documents may have since been updated, or revised, they are still listed by their original publish date, with the most recent documents first.
2011-04-14 : Possible Cause of Salt-induced Hypertension : Salt intake raises blood pressure and makes it harder for the cardiovascular system to regulate blood pressure and body temperature.
2011-03-09 : Redefining Normal Blood Pressure Reading : As many as 100 million Americans may currently be misclassified as having abnormal blood pressure.
2010-10-24 : Researchers Pave the Way for Treatment of Pulmonary Hypertension : Effective breakthrough in the diagnosis and treatment of pulmonary hypertension.
2010-09-17 : High Blood Pressure a Preventable Cause of Heart Attacks : High blood pressure or hypertension is one of the leading causes of heart attacks which can be fatal or disabling.
2010-06-28 : Dark Chocolate can Lower Blood Pressure : For people with hypertension eating dark chocolate can significantly reduce blood pressure.
2010-05-29 : Cut the Salt and Ditch the Drugs : For kidney patients controlling blood pressure reducing fluid build-up in the blood is more effective than antihypertensive medications.
2010-01-16 : Blood Pressure 100 Plus your Age : Examines the past blood pressure reading of 100 plus your age versus todays blood pressure targets.
2009-03-25 : Energy Drinks Harmful to People with Hypertension or Heart Disease : People who have high blood pressure or heart disease should avoid consuming energy drinks which increase blood pressure and heart rate.
2009-01-27 : Pulmonary Hypertension Information : Information on pulmonary hypertension defined as an increase in pressure within the pulmonary arteries responsible for the flow of blood from the heart to lungs.
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