What Patients Say Works for Hypertension

January 07, 2014
For the live-updated, fully-labeled, interactive version of this infographic, click here. By Alex Carmichael, Co-Founder of CureTogether As a new year starts, the effects of holiday stress may be lingering,...
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SNPwatch: Variation In Urine Protein Gene May Decrease Risk Of Chronic Kidney Disease

May 13, 2009
Chronic kidney disease (CKD), characterized by the gradual loss of the kidneys’ filtering ability, currently affects about 10-13% of adults in the United States.   Patients suffering from the most...
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More Genetic Variants Associated With Blood Pressure

May 12, 2009
Chronically high blood pressure is a serious health problem that affects about one out of every three adults and contributes to approximately 17.5 million deaths worldwide each year.   While...
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Common Genetic Variants May Keep Blood Pressure Down

February 17, 2009
The ease with which you can measure your blood pressure using one of those cuff machines at the pharmacy belies just how important this number is to your health.  Chronically...
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