How Often Should You Check Your Blood Pressure

By: thedrswolfson
March 4, 2019

High blood pressure. Millions of adults have it. Sadly, the percentage of children with high blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is rapidly increasing. Do you have high blood pressure (BP)? If you go to the doctor’s office, likely they check your BP. When it is elevated, here comes the prescription. But your BP is […]

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Natural Alternative Remedies Instead of ACE Inhibitors

By: thedrswolfson
December 3, 2018

There has been a lot in the news recently about pharmaceutical drug recalls. Most affected have been the class of drugs known as ACE inhibitors and Angiotensin Receptor Blockers (ARB’s). These drugs are most often used for hypertension, but also for people after a heart attack and those who suffer from congestive heart failure. The […]

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Top 8 Best Foods for Lowering Blood Pressure

By: thedrswolfson
July 13, 2018

Hypertension, or high blood pressure, refers to the pressure (or force) of blood that is exerted upon the walls of the blood vessels as the heart pumps blood. It is one of the top risk factors for cardiovascular disease. High blood pressure often has no symptoms and can go undetected until it damages the heart. […]

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