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Extreme swings in blood pressure are deadly dangerous

Extreme swings in blood pressure are deadly dangerous

Extreme ups and downs in systolic blood pressure may be just as deadly as having consistently high blood pressure, according to a new study...
Grapes can lower blood pressure and reduce heart damage

Grapes can lower blood pressure and reduce heart damage

Can a grape-enriched diet prevent the downhill sequence of heart failure after years of high blood pressure? A University of Michigan Cardiovascular Center study suggests...
How to treat high blood pressure with and without medicines

How to treat high blood pressure with or without medicines

High blood pressure is a chronic health condition that have few signs and symptoms. However, it can greatly increase your risk of stroke and...
How to lower your blood pressure by using less sodium

How to lower your blood pressure by using less sodium

An important part of healthy eating is choosing foods that are low in salt (sodium chloride) and other forms of sodium. Using less sodium is...

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...
Music may help control high blood pressure

Music may help control high blood pressure

Research shows anti-hypertensive drugs improve heart rate more in patients who listen to music after taking medication. Among musical genres, classical music is the one...
How to measure your blood pressure correctly

How to measure your blood pressure correctly

To determine whether you have hypertension, a medical professional will take a blood pressure reading. How you prepare for the test, the position of your...
Yoga reduces blood pressure in patients with prehypertension

Yoga reduces blood pressure in patients with prehypertension

Yoga reduces blood pressure in patients with prehypertension, according to a study presented at the 68th Annual Conference of the Cardiological Society of India...
Lowering blood pressure could reduces risk of mild cognitive impairment, dementia

Lowering blood pressure could reduces risk of mild cognitive impairment, dementia

In a recent study, researchers from UAB find that lowering one’s blood pressure is beneficial not only for the heart, but also for the...
How marijuana can hurt your heart and blood pressure

How marijuana could hurt your heart and blood pressure

In a recent study, researchers from Georgia State University find that marijuana use is associated with a three-fold risk of death from high blood...