All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Blood Pressure’

High Blood Pressure Pregnancy Linked to Lower Child IQ, Study Finds

A new study suggests that mothers with high blood pressure during pregnancy might have a detrimental effect on their child’s IQ. The research was published this week in the American Academy of Neurology’s medical journal, Neurology. The study found that men whose mother’s blood pressure was high during pregnancy scored 4.36 points lower on “thinking ability tests” at age 69 …

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Online Care Helps Control Blood Pressure

People with high blood pressure have a better chance of managing the condition by using the Internet according to a report in this week’s Journal of the American Medical Association.

Dr. Beverly B. Green, at the University of Washington in Seattle, and other researchers examined if high blood pressure could be monitored over the Internet without having to visit a doctor.

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