Posts Tagged "high blood pressure"

Patients with high blood pressure unlikely to reduce salt

Posted on Dec 18, 2018 in Cardiovascular Health, Medical Rewind

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the August 27, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show) Date:August 26, 2018 Source:European Society of Cardiology Summary:New research shows that patients with high blood pressure are relying solely on medication to reduce their risk of heart attack, stroke and heart failure, rather than decreasing salt intake as instructed by their physicians. Patients with high blood pressure are relying solely on medication to reduce their risk of heart attack, stroke and heart failure, rather than...

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New guidelines label millions more people as having high blood pressure

Posted on Oct 25, 2018 in Chronic Disease

Hear what Dr. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the July 16, 2018 Advanced Medicine Show (click link above to listen to the show)   Adopting new guidelines for high blood pressure (hypertension) would dramatically increase the number of people labeled as having the condition and being recommended for drug treatment, finds a study published by The BMJ today. The findings show that, if the guidelines were introduced in the US and China, more than half of those aged 45-75 years in both countries would be considered hypertensive. The American College of...

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Medical Rewind – August 31st

Posted on Nov 2, 2015 in Chronic Disease, Medical Rewind

If you missed Medical Rewind with Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell, be sure to go to www.MedicalRewind.com to listen to the show replay. A new study, conducted by researchers from Bournemouth University in England and published in the journal Surgical Neurology International, which shows dementia and other neurological brain diseases are striking people younger and younger.  What could be causing this strange rise in neurological degeneration?  Could it be the exponentially increasing amount of mercury and other heavy metals from food and vaccines, to name a couple sources,...

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No Mental Benefits Seen for Elderly Who Stop Blood Pressure Meds

Posted on Oct 29, 2015 in Chronic Disease, Medical Rewind

Listen to what Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the August 24th Medical Rewind Show ***************************** Prior research had suggested that the drugs might have negative effect on memory and thinking. MONDAY, Aug. 24, 2015 (HealthDay News) — Discontinuing high blood pressure treatment in seniors with mild memory and thinking problems did not improve their mental functioning, a new study shows. It’s known that high blood pressure during middle age is a risk factor for cerebrovascular disease — impaired blood flow in the...

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High blood pressure linked to lower risk of Alzheimer’s

Posted on Aug 18, 2015 in Medical Rewind

Listen to what Dr. Rashid A. Buttar and Robert Scott Bell have to say about this article on the June 29th Medical Rewind Show ***************************** People genetically predisposed to have high blood pressure may be at lower risk for Alzheimer’s disease, according to a new study, though the researchers say this association is likely down to antihypertensive medication rather than the condition itself. Researchers found people genetically predisposed to have high blood pressure may be at lower risk of Alzheimer’s, though antihypertensive drugs may be a likely driver rather...

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