Barbershops Proving Point Of Intervention For Men's High Blood PressureA study of African American men in barbershops across Los Angeles led to a big reduction in cases of hypertension.
Americans Struggle To Get High Blood Pressure Under Control, CDC SaysHigh blood pressure has become a major public health issue. According to a new report, about 30 percent of Americans suffer from high blood pressure, and only about half of them have it under control.
Gov. Christie Releases Report On Personal Medical HistoryThe two-page letter from his cardiologist says the 51-year-old Christie has no medical limitations and is ``fit to serve as governor.''
Study: No Health Benefit Seen In Adopting Low Sodium DietAt the request of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Institute of Medicine reviewed more than 30 recent research papers.
New Salt Study Appears To Trump Bloomberg's Assertion Too Much Is No GoodA dash of doubt was added Wednesday to Mayor Michael Bloomberg's assault on salt. He’s made it one of the calling cards of his administration. But now a new study is taking the idea of cutting sodium with a grain of salt.
NJ Man Loses Appeal On Denny's Sodium CaseNick DeBenedetto, 49, filed a lawsuit claiming the chain wasn't upfront about the high-sodium content of its food. The appeals court upheld a lower court's dismissal of the case.