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Blood pressure drug improves response to cancer therapy

Scientists at Heidelberg University Hospital and the European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL) have discovered that a drug to lower blood pressure alters the tissue characteristics of secondary tumours, or metastases, from colon cancer. The ‘stiffness’ of these metastases has an effect on the success of cancer therapies. The results are published in Cancer Cell. Heidelberg… Read More »

What if your blood pressure is low

Straps are put around your body to hold you in place. Do you feel dizzy or lightheaded when standing or sitting after lying down? Low blood pressure: When blood pressure is too low. These injuries can reduce a person’s health and ability to what about. Ordinarily, your body compensates by increasing your heart rate and… Read More »