CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

Hypertension

WSU Study Finds Hidden Heart Disease In African-Americans With High Blood Pressure

A Wayne State University School of Medicine study has found that an overwhelming majority of African-American patients with hypertension also suffered hidden heart disease caused by high blood pressure even though they displayed no symptoms.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/10/2012

U-M: High Blood Pressure Often Missed In Children, Adolescents

High blood pressure in children and adolescents is a growing health problem that is often overlooked by physicians, according to a recent report by the University of Michigan Health System.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/28/2012

Synthetics Biologics

Synthetic Biologics Launches Free Investor Relations Mobile Application

Synthetic Biologics Inc. (NYSE Amex: SYN) Thursday announced the release of its investor relations mobile iPhone App, called the “SYN IR” App, now available for free at the Apple App Store on the iPhone or iPad or at http://bit.ly/I9xDpW.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/26/2012

Synthetics Biologics

Synthetic Biologics Reports 2011 Year End Financial Results

The pharmaceutical startup Synthetic Biologics Inc. (NYSE Amex: SYN) reported a larger loss for the year ended Dec. 31, but also a host of promising operational highlights.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2012

Study: Hypertension In Teen Girls Linked To Prenatal Lead Exposure

It’s been long known that the prevalence of hypertension and heart disease differs between men and women, but scientists don’t know why.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/27/2011

istockphoto

Can A Daily Dose Of Potatoes Help Your Heart?

A new study finds a couple of servings of potatoes a day reduces blood pressure for the hypertensive obese.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/31/2011

Getty Images

Study Focuses On Relationship Between Glaucoma And Diabetes, Hypertension

Many Americans suffer from diabetes and hypertension and, according to a study by researchers at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, these individuals may have an increased risk of developing open-angle glaucoma.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/28/2011

eyechart

Study Finds Relationship Between Glaucoma and Diabetes, Hypertension

Many Americans suffer from diabetes and hypertension and, according to a study by researchers at the University of Michigan Kellogg Eye Center, these individuals may have an increased risk of developing open-angle glaucoma.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/17/2011

Ted Cash instructs a Tai-Chi class along Detroit's riverfront. (WWJ Photo/Vickie Thomas)

Free Tai Chi Class Helps Detroiters Relieve Stress

A new report says the Detroit area is the second-worst “hypertension hotspot” in America. And now, a group says they’re turning to an ancient tradition to get Detroit healthy.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2011

Metro Detroit Ranks 2nd In ‘Hypertension Hotspots’

Southeast Michigan is number two on a just-released national list of hotspots for high blood pressure.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2011

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,884 other followers