High Blood Pressure

What happens when you eat too much salt

What happens when you eat too much salt?

It is common to add salt to virtually everything—meat, potatoes, vegetables, and even some fruits. Although in small doses it is okay to eat salt,...
How to measure high blood pressure accurately

How to measure high blood pressure accurately

In a new scientists statement, researchers provide new information about blood pressure measurement. According to the statement, many people in the U.S. experience white coat...
Omega 3 during pregnancy may protect kid’s blood pressure

Omega 3 during pregnancy may protect kid’s blood pressure

A new study has shown that taking an omega-3 supplement during pregnancy may help protect the child from high blood pressure. The research is from...
Lowering cholesterol and blood pressure may not benefit cognitive functions

Lowering cholesterol and blood pressure may not benefit cognitive functions

A new study from McMaster University has shown that lowering blood pressure and cholesterol via drugs may not improve thinking and memory. But the drugs...
This 5-minute exercise may improve blood pressure, brain health

This 5-minute exercise may improve blood pressure, brain health

A new preliminary study from the University of Colorado at Boulder has found that Inspiratory Muscle Strength Training (IMST) may help improve blood pressure...
Why it is important to measure blood pressure in both arms

Why it is important to measure blood pressure in both arms

A recent study from the University of Exeter has shown that people with different blood pressure readings on two arms have higher risks of...
How vegetable oils may influence your blood pressure

How vegetable oils may influence your blood pressure

In a new study, researchers a type of fatty acid mainly in vegetable oils may influence blood pressure. The influence depends on whether the person...
Scientists discover blood pressure drops 14 years before the end of life

Scientists discover blood pressure drops 14 years before the end of life

In a recent study, researchers showed that blood pressure in older people gradually decrease 14 years before the end of life. The study was conducted...
Why a blow to the chest could save or kill your life

Why a blow to the chest could save or kill your life

A new study published in Nature Communications has found why a blow to the chest can have very different effects on your heart. They developed...
These habits may increase your blood pressure

These habits may increase your blood pressure

High blood pressure is a common chronic health condition with little symptoms or signs. It is called ‘silent killer’ because it can increase the risk...