Preterm Deliveries and Hypertension: Examining two sides of a study

Dr Mgha Consul and Dr Prasanna Latha discuss two sides of the study on preterm delivery.

published on : 5th December 2021

722 screened for diabetes and hypertension by the Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike

Camps were set up at Lalbagh, Siddapura, and Vasanthnagar in Bengaluru south. Meanwhile, at Bengaluru east, there were four camps set up around Cubbon Park.

published on : 15th November 2021

Premature birth, hypertension most common Covid complication during pregnancy: Study

The study collected data of 4,203 pregnant women during the first wave of the pandemic in various districts of Maharashtra, from March 2020 to January 2021, and analysed it.

published on : 16th September 2021

Hypertension being ignored, increases disease burden, says study

Limited access to doctors and drugs has been cited as the major reason for the drop. Even before Covid, only 15% of the people with hypertension had achieved adequate control over their condition.

published on : 12th September 2021

Odisha doorstep survey finds high cases of TB, leprosy

Even as Odisha had declared itself a leprosy free State in 2006-07, the disease seems to have made a strong comeback with the detection of fresh cases from across districts.

published on : 8th September 2021

Number of people with hypertension doubled worldwide in 30 years: Lancet study

The international team of researchers analysed blood pressure measurements from more than 100 million people aged 30-79 years taken over three decades in 184 countries.

published on : 25th August 2021

BMI low yet hypertension high among people of Andhra Pradesh, Telangana

The ASSOCHAM report found some interesting reasons as to why it could be this high in the Telugu States.

published on : 21st August 2021