Study Finds Stroke Rates in Young Adults IncreasingYoung adults are having strokes at an increasingly alarming rate.
Medication Schedules Could be Key to Managing Heart DiseaseAccording to Todd Ruppar, poor adherence to a medication schedule is a big reason that cardiovascular disease remains the number one killer of Americans 18 and older.
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STUDY: Younger Women Hospitalized Longer, Have Worse Outcomes After Heart AttacksThirty thousand women in the U.S. are hospitalized each year due to heart attacks, with women between ages 30 and 54 being hospitalized longer and with worse outcomes than men of the same age.
Higher Blood Pressure Threshold OK in Older AdultsNew guidelines are out that say many older adults with high blood pressure can be treated less aggressively. That could mean taking fewer pills to get high blood pressure under control.
Hypertension Increasing In ChildrenA new national study shows a dramatic increase in hospitalizations for children with high blood pressure.