Hypertension

Must bust Odisha fake drugs racket

Counterfeiting is a huge menace in India, but the volume of fakery in the drug industry is alarming.

published on : 4th October 2022

India gets UN award for hypertension control

The award comes at a time when the WHO has estimated that one in every four adults in India suffers from hypertension and only 12 per cent of these adults have hypertension under control.

published on : 22nd September 2022

'Hypertension most common co-morbidity': Delhi hospital study on Covid patients

A total of 3,534 patients were enrolled in this study done by doctors at the 650-bed Rajiv Gandhi Super Speciality Hospital (RGSSH), aged 9-96 years.

published on : 25th May 2022

Premature babies, kids with ailments prone to have high BP

What is needed is a massive awareness among parents and paediatricians about its grave repercussions, if not diagnosed in time, said experts and doctors. 

published on : 18th May 2022

Hypertension in children worries doctors

Stressing the need for a massive awareness drive among parents and even doctors, Dr Sumita Saha,

published on : 18th May 2022

Hypertension cases among doctors worrying: TTGDA 

Telangana Teaching Government Doctors Association screened 400 doctors across the 10 government hospitals in the State and found that they had fluctuating BP. 

published on : 18th May 2022

Hyderabad on way to becoming obesity, hypertension capital  

Health Minister Harish Rao, who released the report, expressed Telangana government’s commitment to identify and work towards resolving the issue.

published on : 18th May 2022

Premature babies, kids with ailments prone to have high blood pressure: Experts

What is needed is a massive awareness among parents and paediatricians about its grave repercussions, if not diagnosed in time, said experts and doctors on World Hypertension Day on Tuesday.

published on : 18th May 2022

Almost 1.28 billion people globally have BP issues, WHO says speed up prevention

Just one in five adults with hypertension had it under control, which means 80 per cent are at significant risk of complications, including heart attack, stroke, and irregular heartbeat kidney damage.

published on : 17th May 2022

Hyderabad: Summer heat, bane for hypertension patients

On World Hypertension Day (May 17), experts speak about the importance of keeping their blood levels in check amid the heat, through simple changes in their daily routine

published on : 17th May 2022

More people feel need to visit hosps as heat wave looms larger 

As the heat wave continues across the State, the day temperatures inches closer to 45 oC in the city.

published on : 3rd May 2022

8 per cent population in Telangana is diabetic, even more have hypertension: Apollo Hospitals survey

Telangana is one of the states in India with a high prevalence of both hypertension and diabetes, found the Apollo Hospital’s Health of the Nation report released on Wednesday.

published on : 7th April 2022