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3 steps to lower your blood pressure successfully

Everyone has some blood pressure, so that blood can get to all of the body’s organs. Usually, blood pressure is expressed as two numbers, such...
7 simple things help you fight high blood pressure

7 simple things could help you fight high blood pressure

If you are trying to prevent or treat high blood pressure, you know it is not an easy task. Often you feel lots of stress,...

How western diets could harm your blood pressure

A South American tribe living in near-total isolation with no Western dietary influences showed no increase in average blood pressure from age one to...

7 common mistakes in your blood pressure reading

Crossing your legs or even talking can have a significant impact on your blood pressure reading, according to the American Heart Association. Here they identifies...
Eating right to lower your blood pressure

Eating right to lower your blood pressure

What you eat affects your chances of getting high blood pressure. A healthy eating plan can both reduce the risk of developing high blood pressure...

A better way to treat high blood pressure

A strategy that examines a patient's overall heart disease and stroke risk to determine blood pressure treatment—rather than blood pressure levels alone—is more effective...

Common food addictive in coffee could raise your blood pressure

In a recent study, researchers found that a common food additive, phosphates, could raise blood pressure and pulse rates in healthy young adults. The study...
Are you at risk of high blood pressure

Are you at risk of high blood pressure?

Anyone can develop high blood pressure. However, according National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, age, race or ethnicity, being overweight, gender, lifestyle habits, and a...

Intensively lowering blood pressure could harm your health

In a recent study, researchers at Trinity College Dublin advised caution when treating blood pressure in some older people. Their study contrasts with recent advice...

What’s the blood pressure connection to Alzheimer’s disease?

Look after your heart to be kind to the mind. That's the primary message emerging from research into Alzheimer's, a disease of the brain that...