Did you know you may have historical wonder drugs in your cabinet? And we’re not referring to your medicine cabinet. Herbs and spices have been used as antidotes ever since mankind felt the first pangs of pain and illness. A document called the Ebers Papyrus, dated 1550 BC, reveals a vast array
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A nurse takes your blood pressure at your annual physical. The numbers are recorded and the checkup continues. But do you know where on the blood pressure chart your levels are? Are they healthy? Too low? Too high, meaning you have hypertension? If you have high blood pressure or are
Truly valuable high blood pressure remedies will heal the blood vessels themselves as well as lower blood pressure readings. Learn how to test the condition of your blood vessels using two innovative “biomarker” tests.
We’ve heard that the saturated fat and cholesterol found in red meat, egg yolks and full-fat dairy products can lead to clogged arteries. But there appears to be an additional danger in how bacteria in our digestive system process these foods.
A team of Cleveland Clinic researchers found that a
What Blood Pressure Is Too High? Updated Guidelines Show Hypertension Medications Aren’t Necessary for Many
When is blood pressure too high, and when do you need treatment? You’ll want to be aware of these updated guidelines.
Recent findings show that people who take a nap during the day have lower blood pressure.
In many cases, hypertension is what causes strokes and simply controlling it with medication doesn’t reduce your risk. Here’s how to actually lower your stroke risk.
Alzheimer’s disease isn’t the only form of dementia. Vascular dementia, caused by high blood pressure, is responsible for at least 20% of cases of dementia. So just what is vascular dementia?