Could Impatience Be Raising Your Blood Pressure?
Impatience and hostility -- two hallmarks of 'type A' behavior -- increase young adults' long-term risk of developing high blood pressure. Learn more from WebMD about the findings of an ongoing study of hypertension.
Grapefruit Juice: Is It Affecting Your Medication?
Your morning grapefruit juice may not be a good idea if you're taking certain medications for your heart or other conditions.
High Blood Pressure and ACE Inhibitors
Learn more from WebMD about the use of ACE inhibitors for high blood pressure.
High Blood Pressure and Beta-Blockers
Beta-blockers are drugs used to treat hypertension. Learn more from WebMD about how they work and their side effects.
High Blood Pressure and Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs)
Learn more from WebMD about angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs), blood pressure medication that allows blood to flow more easily through your body.
Combination Treatment for Hypertension
WebMD explains combination treatment for hypertension, often used if high blood pressure is out of control.
How Is Blood Pressure Measured?
WebMD explains blood pressure measurement tools and techniques.
Medications That Cause High Blood Pressure
Learn more from WebMD about which medications might cause high blood pressure or interfere with your hypertension drugs.
Heart Disease and Medication Safety
If you have heart disease, beware of some common medicines that can make your blood pressure and heart rate rise. WebMD explains.
What Does It Mean When My Heart Skips a Beat?
Your heart might skip a beat for many reasons, from caffeine to stress to AFib.