Pre Diabetes

Diabetes: PrediabetesWhile diabetes and prediabetes occur in people of all ages and races, some groups have a higher risk for developing the disease than others. Diabetes is more common in African Americans, Latinos, Native Americans, and Asian Americans/Pacific Islanders, as well as the aged population. This means they are also at increased risk for developing […]

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  • May 13, 2016

Fast facts on hypertension

Here are some key points about hypertension. More detail and supporting information is in the body of this article.Hypertension is defined as blood pressure higher than 140 over 90 mmHg (millimeters of mercury).A diagnosis of hypertension may be made when one or both readings are high: systolic (the pressure as the heart pumps blood around […]

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  • May 13, 2016