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Doctor Ignorance About Nutrition Not Defensible

2019 08 Jul

In a commentary published in JAMA Internal Medicine 01 July 2019, Neal Barnard, M.D., emphasised the importance for physicians today to be more familiar with nutrition knowledge. Dr. Barnard, Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine president, explained how some of the main health concerns – diabetes, obesity, heart disease and some cancers... Read more

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EuroPCR 2020

2020 19 May

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7th International Conference on PreHT, HT & CMS 2020

2020 03 Apr

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People with untreated white coat hypertension more likely to die from heart disease

2019 12 Jun

White coat hypertension, a condition in which a patient's blood pressure readings are higher when taken at the doctor's office compared to other settings, was originally attributed to the anxiety patients might experience during medical appointments. However, over the years, research has suggested the elevated readings might be a sign of underlying... Read more

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Precision health and population health: can they intersect effectively?

2019 22 May

How and where can precision medicine and public health join forces to improve patient care and outcomes and, ultimately, lead to more efficient healthcare. HealthManagement.org spoke to four precision medicine experts for their views. You might also like: Precision Medicine: the future of health   Tienush Rassaf  Department Head... Read more

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6th International Conference on PreHT, HT & CMS 2019

2019 28 Feb

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ESOC 2019 - The Voice of Stroke in Europe

2019 22 May

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The valsartan recall saga continues

2019 09 Jan

The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has been recalling several blood pressure medications that contain valsartan. The drug is commonly prescribed to patients with hypertension. The recent recalls have been due to concerns regarding the presence of N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDEA), a carcinogenic element that could cause cancer in patients who... Read more