Does Your Child Have High Blood Pressure?The American Academy of Pediatrics has released new guidelines aimed at detecting high blood pressure in children.
Smoking Marijuana Triples Risk Of High Blood Pressure Death, Study SaysA new study is warning that people who smoke marijuana have three times the risk of dying from high blood pressure than those who don't.
Why A Daily Aspirin Is Probably Good For You, Your Heart, Your Colon -- The Final Recommendations -- They PromisePopping a daily aspirin every day can lower your risk of heart disease, stroke, and colon cancer. Dr. Dave Hnida has the newest recommendations from the federal government.
How Low Should You Go? Why Your 'Normal' Blood Pressure May Now Be Too HighNew research confirms that what we always thought was normal blood pressure may actually be too high. CBS4's Dr. Dave Hnida explains.
Are You At Risk For 'The Frozen Five?'As temperatures plummet, your risk of health problems skyrocket, including some issues you might not ordinarily associate with a plunging thermometer. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida takes a look at the "Frozen Five" -- five health problems that go hand-in-hand with a visit from this unusual early blast of winter.
Don't Let This At-Home Machine Lead You Down The Wrong RoadLet's face it. We all like the idea of the "empowered" patient. But a new study may take some of the steam from that empowerment. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida has advice on a new study that looks at the home blood pressure cuffs.
You Might Have It And Not Even Know ItCould that pounding headache be caused by a spike in your blood pressure? The answer is most likely no. CBS4 Medical Editor Dr. Dave Hnida looks at a new study that shows half of people with high blood pressure don't even know it...they're too busy waiting for symptoms.
Some Pregnant Women Need To Get Tested For Obstructive Sleep ApneaPregnancy and exhaustion seem to go together, but being overly fatigued can signal a bigger problem for a mother and her baby.
New Drug Produces Steep Drop In Bad CholesterolAn experimental drug boosted good cholesterol so high and dropped bad cholesterol so low in a study that doctors were stunned and voiced renewed hopes for an entirely new way of preventing heart attacks and strokes.