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Preliminary results of a comprehensive study sponsored by the US government indicated that the lowering blood pressure below the normal level significantly reduces the incidence of heart attacks and reduces the mortality resulting from it among adults aged 50 years and above.  In the study - which involved more than 9300 of patients with high blood pressure, a combination of drugs have been used to reduce arterial systolic blood pressure level to 120 of 140. The risk of heart attack, stroke and disorder of heart function decreased almost by a third and the risk of death reduced by almost a quarter.           Gray Gibbons, the director of the National Institute of Heart, Lung and Blood who supervised the study, said in a statement, "This study provides information to save the life, which is of interest to health care....More