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Cycling – An Aerobic Exercise For Hypertension

The benefits of exercise for hypertension are numerous. Cycling is one of the best to engage in to drop your blood pressure, reduce your waistline, and make you feel good.I am got my bike back out of the shed where it had been gathering dust for quite some time. It did need a bit of […]

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 […]

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 […]

Lower High Blood Pressure in 4 Definite Steps

How to lower high blood pressure? That question in itself can make one anxious. But there is a way that is totally naturally and has quick results! If you are confused as to what to do or use, and how to do or use it, then your not alone. I receive questions and statements such […]

Look! Side Effects of Ibuprofen Hypertension and Kidney Damage

Do you take Ibuprofen often for pain relief? Have you read what the side effects of Ibuprofen are? Would it surprise you to know that long term use can cause high blood pressure, blood clots, fluid retention (edema), heart attacks, heart failure, over-working of the liver, and kidney damage? Quite alarming, I should say! I […]

Looking for Potassium in Foods? Here are 5 more additions!

The level of potassium in foods listed here, classifies them under the “very good” category. They are listed as numbers 31 to 35 in my list of foods rich in potassium. 31 Asparagus 32 Carrot 33 Plum 34 Radish 35 Turnip I am glad to say that all of these foods are relatively common, and […]

High Blood Pressure and Alcohol Can a Glass or Two Really Hurt?

High blood pressure and alcohol? Does drinking help or cause more problems? An elderly friend of mine once told me that her doctor said she should taking a glass of red wine every day because it was good for her heart. That delighted her a great deal resulting in her establishing a routine in no […]