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Hypertensive women may benefit most from drugs that directly block the action of the hormone aldosterone

06:30 EDT 2 Aug 2017 | Science Daily

When women are hypertensive their physicians should consider measuring their level of aldosterone, a hormone that at high levels damages the cardiovascular system, scientists say.

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