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Treating High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, or hypertension, leads to serious consequences if you don't make an effort to lower it using diet, exercise and sometimes, medication. Watch this to find out what you have to do. …

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Complications of High Blood Pressure

Heart attacks occur when your arteries are clogged, but did you know that hypertension can cause that clogging? Find out why high blood pressure is "the silent killer."…

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Pulmonary Hypertension Treatment

Pulmonary hypertension is high blood pressure in the arteries that lead to your lungs. And just like high blood pressure, it requires treatment. Find out what medications will help.…

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What is High Blood Pressure?

High blood pressure means that your blood is flowing through your arteries too forcefully. But how does that lead to a heart attack? Find out.…

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HBP and Lifestyle Precautions

Certain lifestyle precautions come along with a diagnosis of hypertension, even if you're successfully managing it with medications.…

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Are You Getting Enough of the Heart-Health Mineral?

Before you pop that calcium supplement you might want to consider the importance of its partner mineral, magnesium.† Excessive amounts of one mineral can decrease absorption of another.† Thatís import…

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