Hypertension

Implementation of Management Strategies for Diabetes and Hypertension: From Local to Global Health in Cardiovascular Diseases

March 11, 2015

Implementation of Management Strategies for Diabetes and Hypertension: From Local to Global Health in Cardiovascular Diseases, Glob Heart. 2015 Mar, Bloomfield GS1, Wang TY1, Boulware LE1, Califf RM1, Hernandez AF1, Velazquez EJ1, Peterson ED1, Li JS2. Duke University Medical Center and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, NC. 2Duke University Medical Center and Duke Clinical Research Institute, Durham, […]

Check It, Change It: A Community-Based, Multifaceted Intervention to Improve Blood Pressure Control.

October 28, 2014

Check It, Change It: A Community-Based, Multifaceted Intervention to Improve Blood Pressure Control. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Oct 28, Thomas KL1, Shah BR2, Elliot-Bynum S2, Thomas KD2, Damon K2, Allen LaPointe NM2, Calhoun S2, Thomas L2, Breathett K2, Mathews R2, Anderson M2,Califf RM2, Peterson ED2. 1From the Department of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC (K.L.T., B.R.S., […]

Blueberries Reduce Risk of Parkinson’s, Boost Brain Function Finds New Study

April 08, 2014

By Justin Moore, as published on the NC State University Plants for Human Health Institute Website. A recent study has shown that consumption of blueberries, long considered a “super food,” may protect human brain performance and reduce the risk of contracting Parkinson’s disease. In the United States, it is estimated that one million people suffer […]

ASU researchers need women for watermelon study in Kannapolis

September 09, 2013

Salisbury Post KANNAPOLIS — The Appalachian State University Human Performance Laboratory at the N.C. Research Campus in Kannapolis needs adult women to take part in a study on watermelon and blood pressure. The lab will conduct a study on how watermelon and exercise effect blood pressure. Researchers are looking for 60 adult women between the […]