High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, can lead to life-threatening implications if left untreated, such as heart attack and stroke. This is because the condition puts strain on the blood vessels and can enlarge the heart, making blood vessels clog, burst or leak, and can cause damage to major organs. These can put you […]
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Heart attacks occur when the supply of blood to the heart is suddenly blocked, usually by a blood clot. If you suspect a heart attack you should call 999 immediately as potential complications can be life-threatening. But a heart attack can be prevented from happening in the first place by making some easy lifestyle changes. […]
People who cut back on carbohydrates may end up increasing their risk of premature death if they load their plates with meat and cheese instead of vegetables and nuts, a U.S. study suggests.
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HIGH blood pressure symptoms can be difficult to detect, but left untreated it can put you at risk of serious problems such as strokes and heart attacks. Simple lifestyle changes can often reduce hypertension such as eating specific foods. Studies have proven adding a specific nut every day can lower your blood pressure reading.
High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, affects more than one in four adults in the UK, but many won’t realise they have it. Symptoms are rarely noticeable, but it’s important to have it checked to avoid serious complications. The causes of high blood pressure are not certain, but there are several factors that can […]