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Posted on April 17, 2017, 6 a.m. in Blood Pressure Cardio-Vascular Functional Foods
Lower Blood Pressure with Potassium-Rich Foods

New reasearch reveals that a higher intake of dietary potassium can assist in lowering blood pressure.

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Midlife Vascular Issues Increase Dementia Risk

Having heart disease risks in midlife, such as diabetes, smoking, or high blood pressure leads to a greater risk for dementia later in life

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Posted on April 3, 2017, 6 a.m. in Cardio-Vascular Blood Pressure Sleep Stroke
Insomnia Induces Increased Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke

An analysis of several studies reveals a link between insomnia and a higher risk of heart attack and stroke.

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Posted on March 10, 2017, 6 a.m. in Sleep Blood Pressure
Break for BP

A midday nap may help to lower blood pressure, among hypertensive men and women.

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Posted on Jan. 18, 2017, 6 a.m. in Blood Pressure Alternative Medicine
Acupuncture Aimed at Blood Pressure

Traditional Chinese therapy may markedly lower blood pressure, with the effects persisting for 90 days.

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Posted on Dec. 19, 2016, 6 a.m. in Blood Pressure Alternative Medicine Stroke
Daily Yoga Lowers Blood Pressure

1 hour of yoga a day reduces blood pressure and may assist those with prehypertension in avoiding developing high blood pressure.

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Posted on Aug. 29, 2016, 6 a.m. in Blood Pressure Dietary Supplementation Functional Foods
Onion Skin Extract Lowers Blood Pressure

Taking a dietary supplement made from onion-skin has been shown to lower blood pressure in people with hypertension.

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Posted on Aug. 17, 2016, 6 a.m. in Blood Pressure Functional Foods
More Fiber Lowers BP

Increasing dietary insoluble fiber intake may markedly lower systolic blood pressure.

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Posted on July 29, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Blood Pressure Cardio-Vascular
Amino Acids Assist Arterial Health

Arginine, cysteine, glutamic acid, glycine, histdine, leucine and tyrosine improve measures of peripheral and central blood pressure, among women

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Posted on July 6, 2016, 6 a.m. in Women's Health Blood Pressure Functional Foods
Lower Blood Pressure with Blueberries

Enjoying 1 cup of blueberries each day ameliorates arterial stiffness, among postmenopausal women with hypertension.

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