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Cardiovascular Health in African Americans
10/23/2017 | Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of mortality in African Americans. Life expectancy is about 3.4 years shorter in African Americans than whites and CVD has been estimated to explain about 30-40% of the difference in mortality
HYPERTENSION: New Featured Articles for October 2017
10/18/2017 | Labetalol Versus Nifedipine as Antihypertensive Treatment for Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy: a Randomised Trial and Time Course of Change in Blood Pressure From Sodium Reduction and the DASH Diet
Free Article Access for October 2017 from the American Journal of Nephrology
09/29/2017 | The October 2017 announcement of the free access articles from the American Journal of Nephrology.
Kidney International: Blood pressure targets for hemodialysis patients
09/29/2017 | Free Article Exchange with Kidney International: Blood pressure targets for hemodialysis patients
Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging Featured Articles September 2017
09/22/2017 | New Featured articles from Circulation: Cardiovascular Imaging for September 2017
ICYMI: Hypertension in Pregnancy
09/21/2017 | Labetalol Versus Nifedipine as Antihypertensive Treatment for Chronic Hypertension in Pregnancy: a Randomised Trial
Science News (Hypertension Scientific Sessions)
09/14/2017 | Science News analysis, interviews and presentations from the Council on Hypertension Scientific Sessions 2017 conference in San Francisco, Calif.
Defining Optimal Brain Health in Adults
09/07/2017 | Healthy cognitive functioning is an important part of aging and predicts quality of life, functional independence, and risk of institutionalization.
Self-Care for the Prevention and Management of Cardiovascular Disease and Stroke
08/31/2017 | Self-care is defined as a process whereby individuals and their families maintain health through health promoting behaviors and managing illness.