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Let’s look at how doctors care for high blood pressure (also known as hypertension) with lab tests, lifestyle improvements and medications, while watching for possible side effects of medications.
Apr 15, 2022
Dr. Robert Kwok
Correct measurement and interpretation of a person’s blood pressure (BP) is essential in the diagnosis and management of high blood pressure (hypertension).
Apr 5, 2022
Dr. Robert Kwok
If you experienced a rise in blood pressure (hypertension) during the COVID-19 pandemic, you’re not alone.
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Dr. Clarence Grim, MS, MD, an endocrinologist and expert in complex hypertension management, presented new guidance on treating hypertension with a focus on how to use the DASH diet.
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Having a relationship with a primary care doctor can have a tremendous impact on whether people choose to get vaccinated for COVID-19.
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HealthTap Editors
Now is the time to advocate for a re-infusion of meaning and purpose into medicine
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