Blood Pressure After Heart Problems: New Treatment Guidelines

Keeping blood pressure in check is important for avoiding a heart attack — especially if you’ve already survived one. New guidelines could help doctors and patients keep blood pressure on track after heart problems. I’m Miranda Savioli with your latest health news. The American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology and American Society of Hypertension…

Blood Pressure Guidelines Challenged

Think your blood pressure is in the clear? You may want to have it rechecked: new evidence challenges previous guidelines for recommended blood pressure levels. I’m Miranda Savioli with your latest health news. The authors of a new study said that to lower stroke risk, systolic blood pressure- the top number– should be 140 millimeters…

Warning Signs – Headaches During Pregnancy

I’m Carol Nelson with Today’s Health News. Headaches during pregnancy can be quite common, but some can be a warning sign for a serious problem. Researchers studied the records of headaches among pregnant women who had been referred to a neurologist. Among the 140 who had migraine like symptoms, 49 had headaches for some other…

Woman without power gets oxygen tank from the community

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Depression Rx Might Pose Smaller Risk in Moms to Be

Many moms-to-be who take antidepressants may assume that weaning themselves off their meds is the safest thing for their baby, but the truth may not be so simple. I’m Shelby Cullinan with your latest health news. A new study found that the risk for a rare breathing issue in babies born to moms who take…

New Blood Pressure Guidelines May Save Lives

For years, high blood pressure was defined as a reading of at least 140 over 90. New blood pressure guidelines raised those target numbers for some.. but millions still have uncontrolled blood pressure. Now, a new study says adding treatment options… may save lives and money. I’m Rachelle Grossman with your latest health news. This…

New Rx Shows Promise for Pulmonary Hypertension

I’m Shelby Cullinan with today’s health news. Pulmonary arterial hypertension, or PAH, can make everyday activities difficult. But a new treatment may be on the horizon. Only days after selexipag got approval from the US FDA, a new study was published showing the drug’s potential for treating PAH. This study found that selexipag successfully cut…