blood pressure

Dear Doctor: I know that high blood pressure increases the risk of heart disease, stroke and more. However, is it still considered a risk factor if ...

By Ask the Doctors • July 16, 2018

“A few times in a physicians career there will be these transcendental moments that shape and inspire us,” says Dr. Michael Yeh, a surgeon at ...

By uclahealth • July 13, 2018

I am writing this to give back a little of all I have received from Dr. Rastogi and his team. I have been a highly ...

By Pedro • May 15, 2018

Dear Doctors: While my wife and I were working in the garden, she got dizzy and couldn't understand what I was saying. The episode went ...

By Ask the Doctors • April 4, 2018

I had been monitoring a steady increase in blood pressure for a while but could never pinpoint its cause. Therefore, it was a relief when ...

By John • March 26, 2018

The American College of Cardiology recently updated existing blood pressure guidelines based on findings from the 2017 Systolic Blood Pressure Intervention Trial (SPRINT). ...

By uclahealth • March 9, 2018

I am a student and I am taking a class where we had to monitor our blood pressure. Mine was high so I went to ...

By Ana • January 11, 2018

When my numbers were elevated, my primary doctor took me off my blood pressure meds to try to reduce them but the numbers remained high. ...

By Slow Nana • January 10, 2018

3 years ago I began to feel very tired and I had pain on the side of my kidney. I grew up in a family ...

By Ari • December 5, 2017

Initially it was quite a shock that I had any kind of thyroid cancer, however the journey has been a challenge, not an ordeal. Along ...

By G1951 • November 29, 2017