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More than 1 Billion People are Living with High Blood Pressure Worldwide, Study Finds

More than 1 Billion People are Living with High Blood Pressure Worldwide, Study Finds

The prevalence of high blood pressure has dropped sharply in high-income countries while a rise has been observed in many low a...

Nov 16 2016, 11:31am CST

Removing Carotid Is A Key to Treat High Blood Pressure

Removing Carotid Is A Key to Treat High Blood Pressure

Removing one carotid body from some patients with high blood pressure can provide immediate and sustained fall in blood pressu...

Sep 18 2016, 1:55am CDT

Low Diastolic Blood Pressure Damages Heart

Low Diastolic Blood Pressure Damages Heart

The medical doctors have warned that very low diastolic blood pressure has been shown to cause heart problems in patients....

Sep 2 2016, 10:08am CDT

Pressure on Niantic Grows as Pokemon Go Trainers Release Frustration on Reddit

Pressure on Niantic Grows as Pokemon Go Trainers Release Frustration on Reddit

Pokemon Go servers suffered a major outage again last evening....

Jul 21 2016, 4:09am CDT

Mineral Magnesium Helps Control Blood Pressure

Mineral Magnesium Helps Control Blood Pressure

It has been found that the mineral magnesium may play a crucial role in decreasing hypertension....

Jul 13 2016, 9:38am CDT

Blood Pressure Fluctuations May Be Bad For Your Brain

Blood Pressure Fluctuations May Be Bad For Your Brain

Higher long-term fluctuations in blood pressure readings may be linked to faster declines in brain and cognitive function among...

May 24 2016, 12:59am CDT

Potatoes Increase Risk of High Blood Pressure

Potatoes Increase Risk of High Blood Pressure

It has been found that the greater intake of potatoes increases the chances of hypertension in individuals....

May 18 2016, 6:28am CDT

Chris Rock Under Pressure to Boycott the Oscars

Chris Rock Under Pressure to Boycott the Oscars

Chris Rock was asked by other African American celebrities to boycott the Oscars and his hosting duties while others say that h...

Jan 22 2016, 2:37pm CST

Eating good diet

New Study Reveals High Fat DASH Diet Reduces Blood Pressure, Triglycerides

A new study titled "Comparison of the DASH diet and a higher-fat DASH diet on blood pressure and lipids and lipoproteins: a ran...

Jan 11 2016, 6:04am CST

US Officials Pressure Volkswagen to Buy Back Diesel Models

US Officials Pressure Volkswagen to Buy Back Diesel Models

Officials from Washington and California are not happy with Volkswagen’s new plans to fix the diesel vehicles....

Nov 20 2015, 3:22am CST

Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment Can Reduce Heart Attack Risk

Intensive Blood Pressure Treatment Can Reduce Heart Attack Risk

A new study suggests that intensive blood pressure treatment can reduce the risk of heart attack and can save many more lives.T...

Nov 10 2015, 3:10am CST

Cholesterol-Reducing Diet Also Reduces Blood Pressure: Study

Cholesterol-Reducing Diet Also Reduces Blood Pressure, Study Finds

It is called the portfolio diet and besides decreasing cholesterol it also lowers hypertension....

Nov 7 2015, 11:19pm CST

Intensive Treatment for High Blood Pressure may Save Lives

Intensive Treatment for High Blood Pressure may Save Lives

It has been shown that keeping blood pressure in check reduces chances of mortality in older people....

Sep 12 2015, 4:40am CDT

Daily Naps Can Help Lower Blood Pressure And Prevent Heart Attacks

Daily Naps Can Help Lower Blood Pressure And Prevent Heart Attacks

Greek researchers say taking daily naps of an hour or more can help lower blood pressure and prevent heart attacks. They presen...

Aug 31 2015, 6:00am CDT

Cristiano Ronaldo and TAG Heuer Launch Dont Crack Under Pressure Campaign

Cristiano Ronaldo and TAG Heuer Launch Dont Crack Under Pressure Campaign

A month ahead of the new football season Tag Heuer launches a new campaign starring the one and only Cristiano Ronaldo....

Jul 20 2015, 11:55am CDT

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge bends at 110 pounds of pressure

Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge bends at 110 pounds of pressure

The Galaxy S6 Edge bends just as easily as the iPhone 6 Plus and becomes useless under 149 pounds of pressure....

Apr 3 2015, 1:15pm CDT

Redskins Give in to Fans' Pressure to Bring in Colt McCoy and Bench Robert Griffin III

Redskins Give in to Fans' Pressure to Bring in Colt McCoy and Bench Robert Griffin III

Redskins Give in to Fans' Pressure to Bring in Colt McCoy and Bench Robert Griffin III...

Nov 26 2014, 11:43am CST

Mazda finds Defect in Tire Pressure Sensor, recalls 100,000 Cars

Mazda finds Defect in Tire Pressure Sensor, recalls 100,000 Cars

Mazda had recalled 100,000 cars due to a defect in tire pressure sensor....

Nov 26 2014, 7:02am CST

iPhone 6 'Phosphorus' Component Likely a Barometric Pressure Sensor

iPhone 6 'Phosphorus' Component Likely a Barometric Pressure Sensor

The iPhone 6 has been rumored to include a number of new environmental sensors such as an atmospheric pressure sensor....

Aug 27 2014, 7:26am CDT

iPhone 6 Will Feature Barometer And Air Pressure Sensors

iPhone 6 Will Feature Barometer And Air Pressure Sensors

The sensors will provide accurate readings of weather conditions and altitude....

Jun 19 2014, 12:21pm CDT

Apple Caves To Content Provider Pressure

Planned content improvements for Apple TV being scaled back...

Mar 22 2014, 9:00am CDT

25 Year-Blood Pressure Trajectory  Predicts Heart Risk

25 Year-Blood Pressure Trajectory Predicts Heart Risk

Everyone knows that blood pressure is one of the most important measurements of cardiovascular risk. Less well known is that mo...

Feb 4 2014, 7:22pm CST

Microsoft's $100 Store Credit For PS3 And Xbox 360 Trade-InsPrice Pressure

Microsoft's $100 Store Credit For PS3 And Xbox 360 Trade-Ins Smacks Of Price Pressure

You knew it would come to this.  Microsoft and Sony's new console platforms are too closely match to have this kind of pri...

Jan 31 2014, 7:35pm CST

I4U news

EU ups pressure on Google in antitrust case

EU antitrust authority chief increases pressure on Google to present better proposals BRUSSELS (AP) — The Europea...

Jan 15 2014, 8:31am CST

Minority Report: Five Guideline Authors Reject Change In Blood Pressure Goal

Minority Report: Five Guideline Authors Reject Change In Blood Pressure Goal

It didn’t seem possible but the guideline situation just got even more confusing. Last December, after  years of delay and othe...

Jan 13 2014, 4:21pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: QardioArm (blood pressure monitoring system) from Qardio Inc

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: QardioArm (blood pressure monitoring system) from Qardio Inc

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: QardioArm (blood pressure monitoring system) from Qardio Inc...

Jan 12 2014, 7:46am CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Blood Pressure Monitor - VS-4000 Slim from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Blood Pressure Monitor - VS-4000 Slim from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Blood Pressure Monitor - VS-4000 Slim from Vitagoods LLC...

Jan 11 2014, 10:15pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: iHealth Wireless Blood Pressure Wrist Monitor from iHealth Lab Inc

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: iHealth Wireless Blood Pressure Wrist Monitor from iHealth Lab Inc

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: iHealth Wireless Blood Pressure Wrist Monitor from iHealth Lab Inc...

Jan 11 2014, 12:50pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor with Speech - VGP 4050 from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor with Speech - VGP 4050 from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor with Speech - VGP 4050 from Vitagoods LLC...

Jan 11 2014, 12:43pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DIGITAL PULSE Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DIGITAL PULSE Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: DIGITAL PULSE Desktop Blood Pressure Monitor from Vitagoods LLC...

Jan 11 2014, 12:31pm CST

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Travel Blood Pressure Monitor - VGP 4300 from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Travel Blood Pressure Monitor - VGP 4300 from Vitagoods LLC

CES 2014 in Las Vegas Highlights: Travel Blood Pressure Monitor - VGP 4300 from Vitagoods LLC...

Jan 11 2014, 12:17pm CST

Google Search for Pressure Cookers and BackPacks Led to Police Inquiry

Google Search for Pressure Cookers and BackPacks Led to Police Inquiry

A writer and her husband entered pressure cookers, backpacks and quinoa in the Google Search Engine. This however led to a poli...

Aug 2 2013, 8:09am CDT

Withings launches Blood Pressure Monitor Accessory for Apple iPhone

Withings launches Blood Pressure Monitor Accessory for Apple iPhone

Withings, known for its Wi-Fi Scale, offers new sensor device for iPhone....

Jun 20 2011, 9:46am CDT

Acer stands still behind Netbooks despite Tablet Pressure

Acer stands still behind Netbooks despite Tablet Pressure

Tablets took the spotlight, but Acer still believes in Netbooks....

May 5 2011, 6:18am CDT

TireMinder Wireless Tire Pressure Monitor Keeps Your Tires in Check

TireMinder Wireless Tire Pressure Monitor Keeps Your Tires in Check

The TireMinder is available at Sharper Image for $299.99. You can save money, tires, and feel safer knowing your tires are infl...

Sep 5 2010, 11:47am CDT

Surrounded By Pressure In US, Sony Turns To Other Countries For E-Reader

As it struggles to maintain relevance in the e-book market in the US, Sony is now turning to Asia, Australia, and Europe as it...

May 27 2010, 3:21pm CDT

Amazon Changes Kindle Pricing With iPad Pressure

Amazon announced yesterday that it has finalized a deal with two major publishers that mirrors a pricing structure for the iPad...

Apr 1 2010, 1:12am CDT

Publishers Pressure Sony to Cut PS3 Price

It doesn’t take an industry insider to be able to step into any game retailer and look inside the cases at video game titles an...

Mar 16 2009, 12:00pm CDT

PC Market Resists Economic Pressure Thanks to Low Cost PCs

IDC reports that despite the poor economy and economic pressure the PC industry is doing well thanks to a boost from low cost P...

Sep 11 2008, 10:55am CDT

Pressure on Sony PS3 Mounts

Pressure on Sony PS3 Mounts

Since the dust has settled after the Sony PS3 launch last November I started to feel that the Sony PS3 did not deliver on Sony'...

Feb 10 2007, 10:00am CST