Exercise is vital for improving heart health. Use these steps to maintain a safe and fun exercise routine through the summer months.
Watermelon is the quintessential refreshing summer snack, but it is also a positive food choice for blood pressure, due to its high potassium content.
People with sleep apnea have larger deposits of inflammatory proteins that can damage the blood vessels and lead to heart attacks.
Remembering to take your blood pressure medicine is important so that you can manage your condition and reduce your risk of complications and side effects.
Blood pressure numbers increase considerably for women after menopause. Here’s what the research shows.
The American Heart Association does not recommend the use of wrist models to measure blood pressure. Here’s why.
Substituting full-fat dairy products for lowfat or nonfat versions on the DASH diet does not reverse the health benefits of this eating plan, says a study.
Reducing systolic blood pressure to below 120 mm Hg among adults 75 and older may lower the risk of cardiovascular disease and premature death from any cause.
Research suggests that raising the target for high blood pressure treatment may increase stroke risk.
The FDA has proposed guidelines for the food industry to lower the amount of sodium in packaged foods and restaurant meals to reduce health risks.