High Blood Pressure Info

Potassium Rich Food From Natures Medicine Cabinet

Why is potassium rich food a help in bringing down blood pressure? The body needs this vital mineral in balance with other nutrients to regulate your blood pressure. Sometimes our diet is lacking in it, but usually this occurs if our diet consists of too much fast food, or we are already taking potassium wasting […]

Chemicals in Cosmetics When Applied to the Skin Find Their Way In!

“They say beauty is only skin deep, but the truth about chemicals in cosmetics, dictates that beauty comes from within not what we put on the skin” – J. Goulbourne. Chemicals in face make-up and other cosmetics have been proven to cause Hypertension Many of us are unaware of the dangers and the impact on […]

L-arginine A Non-essential Amino Acid?

What is L-arginine, and what is it`s role in regulating blood pressure? It has been labelled a non-essential amino acid basically because our own body manufactures it in measure. We also need to boost it from the foods we eat and through physical activity, but the worse our diets and the more sedentary our lifestyles […]

Vitamins For High Blood Pressure?

What are the needed vitamins for high blood pressure? Two that have a major effect on the cardiovascular system are: Vitamin C Vitamin E Vitamin C will help strengthen the arteries by promoting collagen production. It is also known to be one of the strongest and abundant anti-oxidants found in healthy diets. Vitamin E is […]

Is there a better way than natural

by Jeff (Akron, OH, USA) I considered this again in my life. When I was in my 20’s, I maintained a diet full of fruits and veggies, coupled with daily exercise, I was healthy. Now, nearing 50, and having recently been diagnosed with HBP, and told to go on a diuretic. Never again. My blood […]

Music Therapy an Alternative Hypertension Treatment

Yes it`s true! Music Therapy has proven to reduce high blood pressure. In general it is recommended for mild hypertension but when you take into consideration the effect it has on mood and breathing, it must benefit even in a contributory way, those who suffer also from moderate and severe hypertension. Consider people who are […]

Diabetes and High Blood Pressure The Effects of Insulin Resistance

Do you suffer from diabetes and high blood pressure? About 75% of people with diabetes have type 2 and go on to develop high blood pressure, but are often left in the dark about what is actually happening inside their bodies. As I have often repeated through the pages of this website, doctors are under […]