Sugar, red meat controversy rages
The controversy on whether sugar and red meat causes ill health such as diabetes, hypertension, obesity and cancer or not has refused to go away.
Hypertension cases rose by 47.4% in 40 years, says WHO
The World Health Organisation (WHO) has reported a 47.4 per cent rise in blood pressure measurements, from nearly 20 million people all over the world, in 40 years.
Johnson: Prevent heart diseases with lifestyle moderation
Every September 29 is World Heart Day and we decided to give out some information about the heart and how to prevent heart diseases. Unfortunately in Nigeria ...
Hypertension drugs counter leading cause of mortality in malaria patients
Malaria is a mosquito-borne infection where a bite passes a parasite into the bloodstream. Eliminated from the United States in the 1950s, the disease still kills hundreds of thousands each year, mostly children in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Kill worry, anxiety and hypertension
There are three (triplets) forces that are arousing everyone’s attention today. Without any invitation, these three forces infiltrate and knock on the door of our minds and lives in the morning, afternoon ...
‘Hypertension, physical inactivity cause 83.7% of stroke’
Scientists have confirmed hypertension and physical inactivity as the two major causes of stroke, constituting 83.7 per cent of the burden. They also identified eight other modifiable ...
Kraft Heinz unveils product for management of hypertension
To cater for inadequacies in health management arising from food consumption, Kraft Heinz Company, manufacturers of Complan has described the product as capable of assisting to address cardiovascular diseases.