TITLE

How a shot of alcohol can LOWER high blood pressure

AUTHOR(S)
PAT HAGAN
PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
Daily Mail;11/25/2014, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
AN INJECTION in the kidneys of a few drops of alcohol could be a radical new way to treat high blood pressure.
ACCESSION #
99610687

 

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