High blood pressure during and after exercise linked to health issues

High blood pressure during and after exercise linked to health issues

New research suggests that high blood pressure during and after exercise is linked to an increased risk of cardiovascular issues later in life. Share on PinterestA new study looks at blood pressure recovery and heart disease in later life. The study, appearing in the Journal of the American Heart Association, may help clinicians develop new […]
Childhood adversity linked to heart disease in middle age

Childhood adversity linked to heart disease in middle age

Growing up in a challenging family environment is associated with higher rates of cardiovascular disease and mortality in middle age, according to a large prospective study. Lasting physiological, psychological, and behavioral changes are likely to play a role. Share...
Researchers establish factors linked with staying healthy for longer

Researchers establish factors linked with staying healthy for longer

A large, multicohort study has aimed to find out which lifestyle factors and factor combinations are associated with the most years free of chronic disease. Its findings establish that body weight and a few other key factors are closely tied to staying healthier for...
Walking more linked with lower blood pressure

Walking more linked with lower blood pressure

A new study has found that people who walk more also have lower blood pressure. This confirms existing notions that keeping active is good for cardiovascular health. Share on PinterestPeople who walk more also have lower blood pressure, according to a recent study....
Is blood type linked to coronavirus infection risk?

Is blood type linked to coronavirus infection risk?

A new, preliminary study has found correlations between blood type and the likelihood of being hospitalized with COVID-19. According to the authors, people with type A blood might be more at risk than those with other blood types. Share on PinterestA new, preliminary...