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Blood Pressure Treatment Linked to More Disease

The American Heart Association and the American College of Cardiology released new guidelines that triple the number of men and double the number of women under 45 who will be diagnosed with hypertension.  Recent data demonstrate those taking hydrochlorothiazide, commonly prescribed for high blood pressure, experience an increased risk for lip cancer, squamous cell and basal cell skin cancers.  Read more...



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