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1 in 5 People with High Blood Pressure Are Taking Meds That Can Make It Worse

January 27, 2021

Nearly 1 in 5 adults with high blood pressure take medications that could be worsening their blood pressure levels. Researchers say doctors need to pay more attention to what medications people take. Even simple lifestyle changes, like diet and exercise, can help drastically improve people’s blood pressure levels. Nearly 1 in 5 adults with high…

Innovative ultrasound technique developed by Mount Sinai

January 1, 2021

Researchers at Mount Sinai Hospital, part of Sinai Health and The Hospital for Sick Children (SickKids) have successfully taken their novel ultrasound technique from the bench to the bedside, demonstrating its effectiveness in detecting placental disease, which could ultimately help prevent some future stillbirths or serious illnesses in newborns. Their findings were published in eBioMedicine on May…