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The Connection Between Sleep Apnea And Cancer

The Connection Between Sleep Apnea And Cancer

Doctors have long been puzzled by white coat hypertension (WCH), a condition that causes a person’s blood pressure reading to be high in a doctor’s office but normal at home. White coat hypertension used to be considered a result of the stress induced by doctor’s appointments. Now, new research suggests that if white coat hypertension […]

Signs Of High Blood Pressure You Should Know About

Signs Of High Blood Pressure You Should Know About

There are some things that are hard to commit to memory: your mother-in-law’s birthday, how much milk is left in the fridge, and your last blood pressure reading, to name a few.But over half of all Americans will experience high blood pressure, according to the American Heart Association. And considering that high blood pressure essentially […]

OPINION: African Women Have Genes That Prevent Onset High Blood Pressure

OPINION: African Women Have Genes That Prevent Onset High Blood Pressure

African women possess a special gene that prevents onset of high blood pressure during pregnancy, a medical conditional called preeclampsia, according to findings of research by British and Ugandan scientists led by a Makerere University lecturer, Dr Annettee Nakimuli. Dr Nakimuli, a senior lecturer at the department of obstetrics and gynaecology, School of Medicine, Makerere […]