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New warning: Moderately high blood pressure is dangerous too

It used to be that if you didn’t have high blood pressure, you didn’t have to worry too much. But new research suggests that people in the gray area, between 120/80 and 140/90, are at higher risk for health complications…

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A new way to fight high blood pressure

A new way to fight high blood pressure

High blood pressure affects nearly a third of U.S. adults and is a major risk factor for heart disease. To combat it, many people reduce their sodium intake, cut back on alcohol and exercise more. Well now, Japanese researchers suggest…

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6 ways to lower your blood pressure—naturally

Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in Michigan, but it is also one of the most preventable. You can help control your blood pressure and prevent cardiovascular disease with healthier habits and a few small lifestyle changes. Here…

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The life you hoped to save by donating blood could end up being your own

When you give blood, you’re well aware that there’s a chance that you could be helping save someone’s life.   Typically 1 in 3 people will need blood in their lifetime, which is why countless individuals take the time and effort…

The low down on managing high blood pressure naturally

It has no signs. It wields no symptoms. You can have it without even knowing it. It can wreak havoc on your heart, corrode your kidneys and batter your blood vessels. It is contagious from a heredity standpoint. And nearly…

 
 

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