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AHA News: Salt Sensitivity May Increase Risk of High Blood Pressure

MONDAY, April 26, 2021 (American Heart Association News) — People who are salt-sensitive may have an increased risk of developing high blood pressure, according to a study that points to the need for better genetic testing for sodium sensitivity. Scientists already knew high salt sensitivity is more common among people with high blood pressure, which… Read More »

Covid-19 news: Low vaccine uptake among Black people in England

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool Members of the public receive covid-19 vaccines at Lichfield Cathedral in Staffordshire, England Christopher Furlong/Getty Images Latest coronavirus news as of 5pm on 29 March Covid-19 vaccine uptake among over-70s… Read More »

COVID bill to deliver big health insurance savings for many – ABC News

WASHINGTON — Several million people stand to save hundreds of dollars in health insurance costs, or more, under the Democratic coronavirus relief legislation on track to pass Congress. Winners include those covered by “Obamacare” or just now signing up, self-employed people who buy their own insurance and don’t currently get federal help, laid-off workers struggling… Read More »