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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 [...]

Created by Traci Klein

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

High cholesterol treatment: Does cinnamon lower cholesterol? Hypnosis Congenital heart disease in adults Medications and supplements that can raise your blood pressure Tips for caregivers who need to take a break

Created by Dana Sparks

Weekend Wellness: Blood pressure - both numbers are important to overall health

Weekend Wellness: Blood pressure - both numbers are important to overall health

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: I have a high systolic (top number) blood pressure, but my diastolic (bottom number) is normal. What does this mean? Is it considered high blood pressure? Do I need any treatment? ANSWER: When measuring blood pressure, both numbers are important to your overall health. If your systolic [...]

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Mayo Clinic News Network — Headlines 8/27/14

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7culN5K5r4&feature=youtu.be Mayo Clinic News Network Headlines include: High blood pressure Scoliosis Insect repellent Journalists: Video is available in the downloads. Click here for script.

Created by Dana Sparks

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

THURSDAY CONSUMER HEALTH TIPS

Diabetes diet: Should I avoid sweet fruits? White coat hypertension: When blood pressure rises at the doctor's office Arthritis pain: Do's and don'ts Stopping blood loss: From the battlefield to the cornfield Birth control pills: Harmful in early pregnancy?

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Sunless tanning: What you need to know Sunless tanning products can provide a safe, natural-looking tan — if they're applied carefully and correctly. Memory loss: When to seek help Memory loss may indicate normal aging, a treatable condition or the onset of dementia. Find out how [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Monday's Housecall

Monday's Housecall

THIS WEEK'S TOP STORIES Sunburn Although the temperature is rising, making sunburn more likely, you can still get burned on cool or cloudy days. Find out which remedies really work. Understand food labels to avoid allergic reactions Perhaps you or a family member has a food allergy, or you're cooking [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Matteson what patients can do kidney disease and RA (:41)

Eric Matteson, M.D., rheumatology chair at Mayo in Rochester, describes a study that found rheumatoid arthritis patients are likelier than the average person to develop chronic kidney disease, and more severe inflammation in the first year of rheumatoid arthritis, corticosteroid use, high blood pressure and obesity are among the risk [...]

Created by Brian Kilen

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