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Tags: high blood pressure

3/16/2018

Blood pressure pill shows promise compared to ‘usual care,’ HealthDay says, never explaining what that is

3/14/2018

A pat on the back to CNN for its well-written story on barbershops and blood pressure

11/17/2017

Skimpy, source-free ABC News story on new blood pressure guidelines unlikely to help readers much

3/22/2017

Online counseling for high blood pressure: Washington Post wisely includes caveats

1/7/2016

Newer blood pressure meds “as good as old ones” — but at doing what exactly?

1/7/2016

A gloss over costs in coverage of competing blood pressure meds — but also some strengths

1 1/22/2015

Drinking beetroot juice reduces high blood pressure, trial shows

1/17/2015

Blueberries May Lower Blood Pressure

1 12/18/2012

Treating Kidneys With Radio Waves May Ease Tough-to-Control Hypertension

2 12/18/2012

Beet Juice Lowers Blood Pressure