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Salt increases blood pressure by adrenalin, not volume expansion

Salt increases blood pressure by adrenalin, not volume expansion

By Caroline Scott-Thomas

It has long been thought that excessive salt consumption raises blood pressure by increasing blood volume, but researchers at the Boston University School of Medicine have conducted a research review that suggests another mechanism may be at work.

Aloe vera goes into battle

Aloe vera goes into battle

The increasingly popular herbal extract aloe vera may be able to
prolong the amount of time a trauma injury patient can survive
before receiving treatment, such as a blood transfusion, according
to researchers at the University of...

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