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If You've Seen Your Blood Pressure Rise During the Pandemic, You're Not Alone

The COVID-19 pandemic affected Americans' health in many ways. Along with the risk of a potentially life-threatening viral infection, people faced higher stress levels and even a heightened risk of certain mental health conditions. Recently, researchers identified another pandemic-related health risk: hypertension, or high blood pressure. According to a paper …

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If You've Seen Your Blood Pressure Rise During the Pandemic, You're Not Alone

The COVID-19 pandemic affected Americans' health in many ways. Along with the risk of a potentially life-threatening viral infection, people faced higher stress levels and even a heightened risk of certain mental health conditions. Recently, researchers identified another pandemic-related health risk: hypertension, or high blood pressure. According to a paper …

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FDA Announces Recall of 2 Blood Pressure Medications Over High Levels of a Possible Carcinogenic—Here's What to Do

The US Food and Drug Administration has announced a recall of several batches of a blood pressure medication over concerns that it may contain high levels of a cancer-causing impurity. Lupin Pharmaceuticals is voluntarily recalling several batches of two drugs: Irbesartan tablets as well as its Irbesartan and Hydrochlorothiazide tablets. …

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FDA Announces Recall of 2 Blood Pressure Medications Over High Levels of a Possible Carcinogenic—Here's What to Do

The US Food and Drug Administration has announced a recall of several batches of a blood pressure medication over concerns that it may contain high levels of a cancer-causing impurity. Lupin Pharmaceuticals is voluntarily recalling several batches of two drugs: Irbesartan tablets as well as its Irbesartan and Hydrochlorothiazide tablets. …

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