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hypertension

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Research makes case for home blood pressure monitoring

A lot of people have normal readings at doctors' offices, but elevated blood pressure at work or home. Home blood pressure monitoring can help identify these people, studies show.

By January 31, 2014

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At CES 2014, health monitors join the wearables parade

With three new lightweight, wearable medical devices, iHealth is hoping to give people the ability to monitor their health without needing large, ugly, obtrusive equipment.

By January 6, 2014

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Man sues gov't for harassment, blames Google's autocomplete

A former government contractor says he was fired after Google's search engine autocompleted his attempted "How to make a radio-controlled airplane" by offering the word "bomb."

By December 12, 2013

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Researchers trick the brain to lower blood pressure

Researchers test out a catheter-based probe that emits high-frequency energy directly into the renal artery to deactivate nerves that regulate blood pressure.

By March 28, 2011

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John McAfee's lawyer says client 'never had a heart attack'

Attorney says the software pioneer turned fugitive was suffering from stress and hypertension after his arrest in Guatemala yesterday.

By December 6, 2012

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John McAfee feeling better, fights to stay in Guatemala

Wanted in connection with a fatal shooting in Belize, the software pioneer is working the Guatemalan legal system in an effort to avoid deportation.

By December 9, 2012

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'iHealth' iPhone, iPad blood pressure meter (hands-on)

Forget speaker docks. iHealth Labs is introducing a dock that will take your blood pressure and store the results on your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.

By January 4, 2011

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Sign up for SimCity beta -- if you can

Want to get a sneak peek at SimCity? Maxis opens the doors for a limited beta weekend, but the sign-up process is a good example of how to alienate interested users.

By January 18, 2013

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New calculator predicts newborn's obesity risk

Simply enter in the parents' BMIs, the mother's professional skill level, whether the mother smoked while pregnant, and the baby's birth weight.

By November 29, 2012

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NASA: Space flight may harm your eyesight

Brain scans of astronauts who were in space for lengthy periods suggest a significant occurrence of a condition that can affect vision.

By March 14, 2012