High cholesterol, BP in mid-age tied to memory problems

High cholesterolMiddle-aged men and women having high cholesterol and high blood pressure may not only be at risk for heart disease, but possibly develop early cognitive and memory problems as well. For the study, 3,486 men and 1,341 women with an average age of 55 underwent cognitive tests three times over 10 years. The tests measured

Dark chocolate can help lower high BP

Want to keep your blood pressure under control? Start eating dark chocolate, scientists say. It is already known that dark chocolate contains high levels of antioxidants that are thought to be beneficial to health. Now, a team of researchers in Sweden have revealed that dark chocolate works on the body in the same way as

Backstreet Boys Boycott BP In Wake Of Gulf Oil Spill Crisis

BSB is calling foul on BP. Groundbreaking boy band the Backstreet Boys are joining hip-hopster Kanye West and heavy metal band Korn in boycotting British Petroleum’s (BP) fuel in protest of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Backstreet decided to back up Korn by boycotting BP after performing in Biloxi, Mississippi last week — where

Americans beginning to take control of high BP

More American people have now their blood pressure more under control. According to a study, control over blood pressure of the US people is now 27 percent more as compared to two decades back.
Still, the researches have found out that the need for improvement and prevention of high blood pressure is much more