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The High Blood Pressure Heart Disease Connection

High blood pressure (HBP or hypertension) occurs when blood pressure is consistently too high. When the heart beats, it pumps blood through arteries, veins, and capillaries. This pressure is the result of two forces: the systolic pressure, which occurs as...

The 16 Best Foods That Lower Blood Pressure

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1 in 3 adults in the U.S. has high blood pressure. High blood pressure is often referred to as the “silent killer” because there are no specific symptoms or warning signs....

Amino Acids for the Heart: How Amino Acids Help Lower Blood Pressure

In 2015, the Journal of Nutrition published a study from University of East Anglia researchers that blew up the health headlines: Eating amino acids could be as good for your heart as quitting smoking or getting more exercise! Researchers evaluated...

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