Recall Of Blood Pressure Drug Losartan ExpandedTests found trace amounts of a potentially cancer-causing impurity called N-methylnitrosobutyric acid in some of these drugs.
Blood Pressure Medication Recall Expands Again Due To Possible Cancer RiskThe recalled tablets were found to contain trace amounts of a known animal carcinogen.
Blood Pressure Drug Recall Expands Again Due To Potential Cancer-Causing ChemicalThe FDA says another heart medicine is being recalled after tests showed it was tainted with a potential cancer-causing chemical.
Blood Pressure Drug Recalled For Possible Life-Threatening Label ErrorA potentially life-threatening label mix-up has led to a nationwide recall of a high blood pressure medication, according to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.
When Common Medicines And Hot Temps Are A Bad MixHeat cramps, heat exhaustion, and heat stroke are especially common in June as temps begin to rise. And some everyday medications may put you at special risk.
7 Common Mistakes That Can Make Your Blood Pressure Reading Way OffA simple blood pressure reading is one of the easiest and most common medical procedures. Unfortunately, it is often done incorrectly.
Is Vitamin 'D' The New 'C' When It Comes To Colds? Not Really, But ...A new study has many people stocking up on Vitamin D to help prevent cold and flu. But the research isn't exactly perfect, yet there are a number of other great reasons you may want to have Vitamin D on your supplement list.
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.
Doctor's Orders: Why You Must Take That Nap Each DaySome people might call you lazy, and your boss might get a little peeved, but you can say you’re simply doing a heart healthy exercise. CBS4's Dr. Dave Hnida looks at a new study that finds people who nap each day have lower blood pressure and stronger hearts than people who don’t.
Is Your Yogurt As Healthy As You Think?Last week I was snacking on yogurt when the nutritional facts caught my eye. The abundant sugar was shocking.
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.
Do High Blood Pressure Pills Cause Breast Cancer?Millions of women take medication to control high blood pressure. Today comes a new study that says a commonly prescribed class of blood pressure drugs may increase a woman’s risk of breast cancer. Should you change medications to play it safe? CBS4 Medical Editor Dr Dave Hnida has some advice on the study
Popping A Yogurt Instead Of A Pill?Popping a pill to lower your blood pressure? How about adding a healthy food to drop those numbers? Dr. Dave Hnida looks at new research that shows how yogurt every three days can help control or prevent high blood pressure.