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LINK BETWEEN DIABETES AND HYPERTENSION

How are diabetes and hypertension linked

Hypertension, also called as high blood pressure, often affects people with type 1 and type 2 diabetes. The American Diabetes Association reports that from 2000 to 2012, 71 percent of people with diabetes had a hypertension of greater or equal to 140/90 or were taking drugs to help neutralize blood pressure. Hypertension and diabetes …

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CAN SUNLIGHT PROTECT AGAINST STROKE AND HEART ATTACK?

New research conducted by the Universities of Southampton and Edinburgh in the UK, and published in the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, suggests that exposure to sunlight may help reduce blood pressure. In turn, this could cut the risk of heart attack and stroke. According to the National Institutes of Health, about …

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