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High Blood Pressure (INACTIVE)

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  • To reduce heart attacks, strokes in the obese, control blood pressure

    To reduce heart attacks, strokes in the obese, control blood pressure
    A study that culls health data for 1.8 million people over more than 57 years of research finds that controlling high blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose could halve the number of heart attacks attributable to being overweight or obese and pare the...
  • Judge handcuffed after refusing to stay in his car, UCLA says

    Judge handcuffed after refusing to stay in his car, UCLA says
    An African American judge who has accused UCLA police of excessive force ignored officers' orders to stay in his car, UCLA officials said Monday. David S. Cunningham III, a former Los Angeles Police Commission president, filed a complaint against the...
  • UCLA to probe African American judge's excessive force claims

    UCLA to probe African American judge's excessive force claims
    UCLA is conducting an internal investigation into allegations by an African American judge that excessive force was used by campus police officers when they stopped him on suspicion of not wearing a seat belt. UCLA officials say David S. Cunningham III,...
  • Sodium-packed medications raise stroke and death risks

    Sodium-packed medications raise stroke and death risks
    Apparently, not all pills got the memo about, first, doing no harm. Many formulations of common medications contain high levels of sodium, and a new study finds that people who take those medications are 22% more likely to suffer a non-fatal stroke and...
  • UFC fighter Shane del Rosario in critical condition in Newport

    UFC fighter Shane del Rosario in critical condition in Newport
    UFC heavyweight fighter Shane del Rosario is in critical condition at Hoag Hospital after suffering a reported heart attack in his Newport Beach home. Rosario, 30, arrived at the hospital late Tuesday in full cardiac arrest and was revived in the...
  • Diet drug Contrave to get another shot at FDA approval

    Diet drug Contrave to get another shot at FDA approval
    The makers of the proposed weight-loss drug Contrave said this week they have taken a key first step in showing that the medication does not boost the heart and stroke risks of those taking it, and they announced plans to return to the Food and Drug...
  • Comedian Anthony Anderson gets serious about his health after diabetes diagnosis

    Comedian Anthony Anderson gets serious about his health after diabetes diagnosis
    Fear can be a powerful motivator, at least at first. Actor and comedian Anthony Anderson understands that sticking to an exercise regimen and improving eating habits takes more than a disquieting conversation with a physician to sustain motivation. I'...
  • Chef Charlie Trotter did not die of ruptured brain aneurysm, wife says

    Chef Charlie Trotter did not die of ruptured brain aneurysm, wife says
    After an inconclusive autopsy Thursday, the search for the cause of death of pioneering Chicago chef Charlie Trotter continues. But his wife says he did not die as a result of a ruptured brain aneurysm. That possibility was floated by friends who...
  • Accused of fatally burning his mother, Reseda man to stand trial

    A 26-year-old Reseda man accused of fatally burning his mother was ordered to stand trial Monday afternoon at the San Fernando courthouse. There was “overwhelming evidence" to try Phillip Chang on charges alleging that he attacked his sleeping...
  • Fat and healthy is a myth, new study says

    Fat and healthy is a myth, new study says
    So your body mass index says you're obese, but you don't have "pre-diabetes" - a mix of factors such as hypertension, high cholesterol and high glucose levels that indicates you're on the road to metabolic illness. And you're thinking you've beaten the...
  • One-quarter of deaths from heart disease, stroke avoidable, CDC says

    One-quarter of deaths from heart disease, stroke avoidable, CDC says
    At least 200,000 deaths due to heart disease and stroke can be prevented each year by quitting smoking, controlling blood pressure and cholesterol, and taking aspirin when recommended by a physician, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and...