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Khursheed Shah PPP leader Pakistan Peoples party deteriorating health blood pressure Sukkur

Khursheed Shah hospitalised due to high blood pressure

10 October, 2019 6:21 pm 6:21 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) senior leader Khursheed Shah was admitted to the National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) in Sukkur after deteriorating health conditions and high blood pressure on Sunday. The officials of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) shifted the PPP leader to the medical facility after he complained of chest … Read More

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IHC to hear Nawaz Sahrif’s bail petition on medical grounds today

06 June, 2019 8:40 am 8:40 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Islamabad High Court (IHC) will hear the bail petition of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif in the Al-Azizia case on medical grounds on Wednesday (today). The division bench comprising Justice Aamir Farooq and Justice Mohsin Akhtar Kayani will preside the hearing. In the last hearing, the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) … Read More

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New cancer-causing toxin found in recalled blood pressure pills

03 March, 2019 6:25 pm 6:25 pm

NEW YORK (Reuters) – US health regulators said a third cancer-causing toxin was found in some blood pressure pills recalled by India’s Hetero Labs Ltd a day earlier, adding to a global recall of commonly used drugs to treat hypertension. The US Food and Drug Administration is also looking into whether these types of impurities … Read More


Morning exercise, short breaks from sitting lower high blood pressure

02 February, 2019 12:00 am 12:00 am

CANBERRA (Reuters ) – Combining 30 minutes of morning exercise with short walking breaks throughout the day may help control blood pressure, an Australian study suggests. Adding three-minute walking breaks to disrupt prolonged periods of sitting benefited older, overweight or obese women in particular, the study authors report in the journal Hypertension. “Prolonged sitting is … Read More

Many people take drugs that interfere with their blood pressure pills

08 August, 2018 1:42 pm 1:42 pm

RALEIGH (Reuters ) – People who take pills to lower their blood pressure often take other drugs that reduce the pills’ effectiveness, a recent study suggests. Researchers studied data on 521,028 adults prescribed blood pressure pills for the first time and 131,764 people taking at least four different pills to lower their blood pressure. Roughly … Read More