Blood pressure: managing high blood pressure

[MUSIC]>>MALE VOICE OVER: High blood pressure doesn’t always make you feel bad and so it’s important to get it regularly checked. You might even measure it at home yourself, this will help you track your progress and reach your goal. Some lifestyle changes may help reduce your blood pressure; less salt, losing weight, eating better,…

Prinzide To Treat High Blood Pressure – Overview

Prinzide is a prescription medication used to treat high blood pressure. It is a combination product that contains 2 medications: lisinopril, an ACE inhibitor, and hydrochlorothiazide, a water pill. This medication comes in tablet form and is taken once a day, with or without food. Common side effects include dizziness, headache, and cough. Do not…

12.3 Diet and Heath: Hypertension

– WELCOME TO THE THIRD SECTION IN OUR SERIES ON DIET AND HEALTH. THIS SECTION IS COVERING HYPERTENSION. HYPERTENSION IS HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE, AND THE WAY PRESSURE GOES UP WITHIN THE VASCULAR SYSTEM IS FORCED BY THE AMOUNT OF PUMPING THAT COMES FROM THE HEART. SO BOTH THE STRENGTH AND FORCE OF CONTRACTION OF THE…

Four Lawsuits Claim That Child Birth Defects Were Caused By Zofran

Four families have recently filed lawsuits, alleging that GlaxoSmithKline’s popular anti-nausea drug Zofran caused their children’s severe birth defects. The filings come after several major studies have found an association between Zofran’s active ingredient, ondansetron, and congenital disorders including cleft palate and heart defects. In their complaints, the families claim that GlaxoSmithKline was aware of…