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Noise Affects Blood Pressure

Noise Affects Blood Pressure

While excess weight, atherosclerosis, and your diet are all known to affect blood pressure (BP), a new factor has been found that affects our mental and physical health — noise. One of the major risk factors for heart disease has always been hypertension (having high blood pressure). It affects millions […]

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Blood Pressure — Bringing It Down Before It’s Too Late

Blood Pressure — Bringing It Down Before It’s Too Late

There are simple measures you can take to improve your heart health by lowering your blood pressure before high blood pressure leads to serious complications. Treating high blood pressure (BP) with medication involves either ‘fooling’ the kidneys into removing additional fluid from the body, or by making the heart beat […]

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The Five Most Important Anti-aging Behaviors You Need to Know Right Now

The Five Most Important Anti-aging Behaviors You Need to Know Right Now

Finally, an anti-aging behavior regimen that anyone can do, for zero financial outlay, and that raises your odds way up for a longer and healthier life. A twenty-five year-long study of more than 2,357 men has found five significant behaviors that, barring genetic or environmental factors out of our control, […]

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Veggies Proven to Help Your Heart

Veggies Proven to Help Your Heart

You’ll keep your heart healthy if you listen to your mom when she says, ‘Eat your veggies!’ According to the latest research from the London School of Medicine, published by the medical journal Hypertension, scientists have finally proven what our mothers always told us, ‘Eat your vegetables, they’re good for […]

by × March 18, 2008 × 12,873 comments