Hypertension

Science / Biology / Hypertension: High blood pressure; blood pressure consistently above 140/90.

Beta-Blocker

Science / Psychiatry / Beta-Blocker: An agent that inhibits the action of beta-adrenergic receptors, which modulate cardiac functions, respiratory functions, and the dilation of blood vessels. Beta-blockers are of value in the treatment MORE

Hypokinetic Disease

Entertainment / Bowling / Hypokinetic Disease: A condition or disease resulting from a sedentary lifestyle or too little activity. Examples include obesity, diabetes, back pains, hyperlipidemia, hypertension, etc. ... MORE

Blood Pressure

Health / Acupuncture / Blood Pressure: The blood pressure is the pressure of the blood within the arteries. It is produced primarily by the contraction of the heart muscle. It's measurement is recorded by two numbers. The first (systolic p MORE

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