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Prolonged Shortened Sleep Increases Blood Pressure at Night

Prolonged Shortened Sleep Increases Blood Pressure at Night

SAN DIEGO — People exposed to prolonged periods of shortened sleep have significant increases in blood pressure during nighttime hours, Mayo Clinic researchers report in a small study of eight participants. Results of the study will be presented Sunday, March 15, at the American College of Cardiology’s 64th Annual Scientific [...]

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Energy Drinks Raise Resting Blood Pressure, Dramatic In Those Not Used To Caffeine

Energy Drinks Raise Resting Blood Pressure, Dramatic In Those Not Used To Caffeine

SAN DIEGO — Healthy young adults who don’t consume caffeine regularly experienced greater rise in resting blood pressure after consumption of a commercially available energy drink — compared to a placebo drink — thus raising the concern that energy drinks may increase the risk of cardiac events, Mayo Clinic researchers [...]

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Lopez individualized approach (:33)

Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discusses a Mayo Clinic task force challenge to some recommendations in the updated guidelines for cholesterol treatment unveiled by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) in 2013.

Created by Brian Kilen

Lopez lifestyle or meds? (:14)

Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discusses a Mayo Clinic task force challenge to some recommendations in the updated guidelines for cholesterol treatment unveiled by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) in 2013.

Created by Brian Kilen

Lopez statins not for all (:27)

Francisco Lopez-Jimenez, M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discusses a Mayo Clinic task force challenge to some recommendations in the updated guidelines for cholesterol treatment unveiled by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) in 2013.

Created by Brian Kilen

Kullo family history (:33)

Iftikhar Kullo, M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discusses a Mayo Clinic task force challenge to some recommendations in the updated guidelines for cholesterol treatment unveiled by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) in 2013.

Created by Brian Kilen

Kullo patient awareness (:15)

Iftikhar Kullo, M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discusses a Mayo Clinic task force challenge to some recommendations in the updated guidelines for cholesterol treatment unveiled by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) in 2013.

Created by Brian Kilen

Kullo screening tests (:39)

Iftikhar Kullo, M.D., a Mayo Clinic cardiologist, discusses a Mayo Clinic task force challenge to some recommendations in the updated guidelines for cholesterol treatment unveiled by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) and American Heart Association (AHA) in 2013.

Created by Brian Kilen

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