High Blood Pressure (Hypertension): Causes

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High Blood Pressure (Hypertension): Causes

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High blood pressure — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, treatment and prevention of hypertension.

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Secondary HBP is caused by an underlying condition, usually occurring quickly & causing higher BP than essential HBP. http://bit.ly/byXRyU

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Dogs, Cats and Blood Pressure « Tales from the Pet Clinic

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Nearly 1 In 5 Young Adults Has High Blood Pressure : Shots - Health Blog : NPR

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Gene linked to worsening kidney disease in African-Americans

sciencedaily.com — “In African-Americans with kidney disease related to hypertension (high blood pressure), a common gene variant is associated with a sharply increased risk of progressive kidney disease, according to a study presented at the American Society of Nephrology's 43rd Annual Meeting and Scientific Exposition. End-stage renal disease associated with hypertension occurs in the African American population at a rate 13.1 times greater than that of their white counterparts.View full resource at sciencedaily.com

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BBC News - Garlic 'remedy for hypertension'

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High Blood Pressure Linked to Dementia

articles.mercola.com — “Hypertension triggers more than Alzheimer's and heart disease"it may also lead to scarring of your brain and the development of dementia.View full resource at articles.mercola.com

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Doctor-Pharmacist Teams Up Blood Pressure Control - High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) and Related Information on MedicineNet.com

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Why Certain Cancer Treatments Cause High Blood Pressure - DukeHealth.org

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Possible reason why 1/3 of cancer patients who take anti-angiogenesis drugs develop high blood pressure http://bit.ly/JBCOo

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