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High Blood Pressure Treatments

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High Blood Pressure Treatments

High Blood Pressure Treatments

High Blood Pressure Treatments

Only Available in Archive Formats.

NPR's Jon Hamilton reports the National Institutes of Health announced yesterday that people who are taking alpha-blockers for high blood pressure should ask their physicians if they should switch medications. This was in response to findings that it wasn't as effective for high blood pressure as taking diuretics — an older, cheaper method.