By pharmacist December 28, 2002
New results from the landmark NIH hypertension study will change how patients with high blood pressure are treated.
Currently, most hypertension patients start on an ACE inhibitor, beta-blocker, or calcium channel blocker.
By Robin Frank December 27, 2002
As increasing numbers of older adults make a determined effort to lead healthy, active lives, they're opting for something that will help them look as young as they feel. Just ask Barbara Closman, who decided ...
By pharmacist December 11, 2002
A recent study involving over 27,000 women conducted at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, suggests that the C-reactive protein (CRP) level may be a stronger indicator of future cardiovascular incidents than ...