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Role of Mercury Toxicity in Hypertension, Cardiovascular Disease, and Stroke
  • M. Houston
  • Medicine
  • Journal of clinical hypertension
  • 1 August 2011
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2011;13:621–627. ©2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
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Nutraceuticals, vitamins, antioxidants, and minerals in the prevention and treatment of hypertension.
  • M. Houston
  • Medicine
  • Progress in cardiovascular diseases
  • 1 May 2005
Vascular biology assumes a pivotal role in the initiation and perpetuation of hypertension and target organ damage sequelae. Endothelial activation, oxidative stress, and vascular smooth muscleExpand
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The Role of Magnesium in Hypertension and Cardiovascular Disease
  • M. Houston
  • Medicine
  • Journal of clinical hypertension
  • 1 November 2011
J Clin Hypertens (Greenwich). 2011;13:843–847. ©2011 Wiley Periodicals, Inc.
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The Importance of Potassium in Managing Hypertension
  • M. Houston
  • Medicine
  • Current hypertension reports
  • 15 March 2011
Dietary potassium intake has been demonstrated to significantly lower blood pressure (BP) in a dose-responsive manner in both hypertensive and nonhypertensive patients in observational studies,Expand
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Potassium, Magnesium, and Calcium: Their Role in Both the Cause and Treatment of Hypertension
Despite advances in the prevention and treatment of hypertension over the past decade, hypertension remains an important public health challenge. Recent efforts to reduce the prevalence ofExpand
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Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs and antihypertensives.
  • M. Houston
  • Medicine
  • The American journal of medicine
  • 17 May 1991
Approximately 60 million people in the United States have hypertension (BP greater than or equal to 140/90 mm Hg), 40 million have arthritis clinically suitable for nonsteroidal anti-inflammatoryExpand
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The role of mercury and cadmium heavy metals in vascular disease, hypertension, coronary heart disease, and myocardial infarction.
  • M. Houston
  • Medicine
  • Alternative therapies in health and medicine
  • 1 March 2007
Mercury, cadmium, and other heavy metals have a high affinity for sulfhydryl (-SH) groups, inactivating numerous enzymatic reactions, amino acids, and sulfur-containing antioxidants (NAC, ALA, GSH),Expand
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The role of cellular micronutrient analysis, nutraceuticals, vitamins, antioxidants and minerals in the prevention and treatment of hypertension and cardiovascular disease
  • M. Houston
  • Medicine
  • Therapeutic advances in cardiovascular disease
  • 16 April 2010
Macronutrient and micronutrient deficiencies are very common in the general population and may be even more common in patients with hypertension and cardiovascular disease due to genetic,Expand
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Addressing the Global Cardiovascular Risk of Hypertension, Dyslipidemia, Diabetes Mellitus, and the Metabolic Syndrome in the Southeastern United States, Part II: Treatment Recommendations for
An aggressive global approach to screening and to the management of the metabolic syndrome is recommended to slow the growth of the syndrome throughout the United States. Prevention should begin inExpand
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