WSU Study Finds Hidden Heart Disease In African-Americans With High Blood PressureA 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.
U-M: High Blood Pressure Often Missed In Children, AdolescentsHigh 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.
Synthetic Biologics Launches Free Investor Relations Mobile ApplicationSynthetic 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.
Synthetic Biologics Reports 2011 Year End Financial ResultsThe 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.
Study: Hypertension In Teen Girls Linked To Prenatal Lead ExposureIt's been long known that the prevalence of hypertension and heart disease differs between men and women, but scientists don't know why.
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.
Study Focuses On Relationship Between Glaucoma And Diabetes, HypertensionMany 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.
Study Finds Relationship Between Glaucoma and Diabetes, HypertensionMany 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.
Free Tai Chi Class Helps Detroiters Relieve StressA 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.
Metro Detroit Ranks 2nd In 'Hypertension Hotspots'Southeast Michigan is number two on a just-released national list of hotspots for high blood pressure.
Wayne State To Study Vitamin D In African-Americans With HypertensionA Wayne State University School of Medicine physician researcher has received a $1.9 million National Institutes of Health grant to study the role of vitamin D in halting and reducing subclinical cardiac damage in African-Americans suffering from high blood pressure.