hypertension

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As many as 1 out 4 people have hypertension, but many people do not know they have high blood pressure. Knowing what the proper benchmarks for blood pressure readings, and the correct method of measuring blood pressure are part of managing this condition.  The latest drug treatments, and suggestions on how to manage stress and hypertension.


Sound Body #1741: Peace & Quiet, 10/06/17

Oct 2, 2017
Dr. Mercola

How to find tranquility in a noisy world. We are living through the noisiest period in human history, and it is raising our blood pressure, as well as ruining our hearing. Practical ideas for lowering the decibel level at home and in our community.


As many as 1 out 4 people have hypertension, but many people do not know they have high blood pressure. Knowing what the proper benchmarks for blood pressure readings, and the correct method of measuring blood pressure are part of managing this condition.  The latest drug treatments, and suggestions on how to manage stress and hypertension.

A final installment of MedPage Today's series "I, Intern", as these young doctors finish their first year as practicing doctors.  Also, an opinion piece written by Dr. Sandeep Jauhar for the New York Times about the attempt to grade doctors.