People with kidney disease can lower their risk of a cardiovascular event by lowering their blood pressure

Source: The George Institute for Global Health

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Date of publication: October 2013

Publication type: Press release

In a nutshell:  Research has found that lowering blood pressure in people with kidney disease can lower their risk of cardiovascular disease. With kidney disease comes an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. It is believed that advising people to lower their blood pressure could save many people from heart attacks and strokes.

Length of publication: 1 webpage

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Acknowledgement: UK Health Forum

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