High Blood Pressure

DASH can lower blood pressure as well as high blood pressure drugs

DASH can lower blood pressure as well as high blood pressure drugs

For the eighth consecutive year, the DASH Diet developed by National Institutes of Health is the  “best overall” diet among nearly 40 diets. Recent research...
A low-salt diet still raises blood pressure if your body clock is broken

A low-salt diet still raises blood pressure if your body clock is broken

We know that a high-salt diet is a big risk factor for high blood pressure. Unfortunately, it is very easy to too much salt in...
These factors could increase your risk of high blood pressure

These factors could increase your risk of high blood pressure

According to National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, anyone can develop high blood pressure. However, people with different age, race or ethnicity, being overweight, gender,...
Medicine cannot control blood pressure during exercise

Medicine cannot control blood pressure during exercise

People with high but under control blood pressure saw a jump in their levels during exercise, an increase that mirrored the spikes seen under...
These habits can help fight high blood pressure

These habits can help fight high blood pressure

High blood pressure is a chronic health condition that can lead to heart disease and stroke. One key to fight the condition is having...
How arm blood pressure differences show your heart disease risk

How arm blood pressure differences show your heart disease risk

In a recent study, research team from the University of Exeter lead an analysis of more than 3,000 people in Scotland. All people had blood...
Dementia may be linked to high blood pressure

Dementia linked to high blood pressure

New findings from a large study of over 10,000 civil servants has found 50-year-olds who had blood pressure that was higher than normal were...
Single-pill combination better control high blood pressure

Single-pill combination better control high blood pressure

People who are prescribed a combination pill to manage their high blood pressure are more likely to take their medicine as instructed and have...
8 big consequences of high blood pressure everyone should know

8 big consequences of high blood pressure everyone should know

High blood pressure is a big risk factor for heart disease and stroke. This silent killer can hurt your health without obvious signs or symptoms. When...
Hypertension could cause dementia

High blood pressure could cause dementia

A new study in Cardiovascular Research indicates that patients with high blood pressure are at a higher risk of developing dementia. This research also shows (for...