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Deep vein thrombosis

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) happens when blood clots in a vein deep within the body — usually in the calf,

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT)

Deep vein thrombosis (DVT) happens when blood clots in a vein deep within the body — usually in the calf,

Can oxygen restore hearing?

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy seemed to show a benefit for those who experience sudden hearing loss, but the extent of the

A hearty reason to kick the booze

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, is a major risk factor for heart attacks, kidney damage and stroke. In 2014 –

Eating blueberries to lower blood pressure

Blue is the new black when it comes to studying the health benefits of fruits like blueberries. More precisely, a

Could yoga be prescribed as a treatment for hypertension?

The benefits of yoga are nothing new. An ancient practice and philosophy originating in India, yoga has been shown to

Redefining high blood pressure – will that help?

High blood pressure, or hypertension, is a chronic condition that affects millions of Australians. It usually doesn’t produce symptoms, so

Is fluctuating blood pressure bad for your heart?

Raised blood pressure is a risk factor for heart disease and stroke. Most studies investigating this association look at average

Dark chocolate exercise benefits uncovered

Dark chocolate is rich in a group of compounds called flavanols. Originally discovered because of their potent antioxidant activity, these

Video: Omega-3 supplements don’t prevent heart disease

Long-chain omega-3 fatty acids – a mouthful to say, and you may have heard the advice you should get mouthfuls

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