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Marijuana Users At A Higher Risk Of Dying From High Blood Pressure?

The results of a new study are making headlines with claims that marijuana users are connected to a three-hold higher risk of dying from hypertension (high blood pressure) than someone who doesn’t use marijuana. There is one small catch to the findings of this new marijuana study. Namely, there are some limitations with the study’s findings. One of the more ...

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Breastfeeding Pressure Killed Baby, Says Mom

The pressure to breastfeed led to the starvation of her infant boy, claims Jillian Johnson. Jillian Johnson gave birth to a perfectly healthy baby boy and named him Landon. Following the baby boy’s death, Jillian wrote on a Fed Is Best blog that if she’d given Landon “just one bottle,” in addition to breastfeeding, then her baby would still be ...

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High Blood Pressure? Here Are The Foods You Should Be Avoiding

High blood pressure is one of the more common health issues many people in the United States suffer from. Per the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, one in every three adults in the U.S. suffers from high blood pressure. Anyone who has high blood pressure knows this is a condition that requires a person to actively manage it. Statistically, ...

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Can These Foods Naturally Lower Your Blood Pressure?

Whenever you see an article about “power foods” that make you healthier or treat a variety of health conditions, you probably think of the usual suspects, like kale, broccoli and blueberries. But you might be surprised at some of the foods that can help naturally you lower your blood pressure, because the key to this particular ailment lies in foods ...

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Neymar Too Busy For Son Davi Lucca As Brazil Olympics Pressure Mounts

Neymar is expected to lead Brazil to glory in Rio this summer Olympics. He may be back in his motherland, but that doesn’t mean that he has a lot of time to hang out with his son Davi Lucca. As the captain of Brazil national team, Neymar has bigger things to worry about! The 24-year-old soccer phenom missed this year’s ...

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ARM’s success puts pressure on SoftBank takeover bid

The Japanese buyer of ARM Holdings will be put under pressure to affirm its commitment to Britain when the UK chip company posts a jump in profits just days after agreeing to a £24.3bn takeover. SoftBank, which announced the £17-a-share deal on Monday, is preparing to appoint an independent auditor to ensure it sticks by its promise to double staff ...

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Market pressure eases after Brexit rout

Pressure has eased on UK financial markets after two days of turmoil in the wake of the Brexit vote, with the FTSE 100 share index opening higher. In afternoon trading, the index was up 2.8% at 6,151.56, while the FTSE 250 had gained 3.3%. The FTSE 100 lost 5.6% in the previous two trading sessions, while the more UK-focused FTSE ...

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Brexit: UK resists swift withdrawal pressure

Britain will resist pressure from the European Union for a swift start to negotiations on its withdrawal from the bloc, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond has indicated. European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said the process should begin “immediately”. And several EU foreign ministers have urged Britain to start the process soon. But Mr Hammond insisted that “nothing is going to ...

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Blood Pressure Study Finds Hope In New Treatment

Blood pressure has always been one of the hard fought complications of getting older. But as it turns out, good news came to the blood pressure front on Thursday in the form of a study by JAMA —Journal of the American Medical Association —, which analyzed data from the National Institute of Health’s Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial, or SPRINT, ...

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Today's Best Deals: Standing Desk, Pressure Cooker, Mini Tripod, and More

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