prehypertension

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prehypertension

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In the early study, 46 men and women with pre-hypertension were randomly assigned to snack on raisins or pre-packaged commercial snacks that did not contain raisins or other fruits or vegetables, three times a day for 12 weeks.
May significantly lower blood pressure among individuals with pre-hypertension when compared to other popular snacks.
ISLAMABAD -- Eating one extra meal away from home raises the odds of pre-hypertension by six per cent.
And the results may apply only to people with hypertension or pre-hypertension.
The study found that around 40 per cent of the children had pre-hypertension and hypertension.
If you have already been diagnosed with pre-hypertension or hypertension, it is not too late to make lifestyle changes that can help you achieve and maintain a healthy blood pressure.
Recent national surveys indicate that 14 percent of American adolescents now have pre-hypertension or hypertension.
It was just "a little" high--as in pre-hypertension.
Of those, 38 percent were verified as truly hypertensive (about 80 percent were found to have either pre-hypertension or hypertension).
Researchers assigned otherwise healthy adults age 50 and older who had either pre-hypertension or stage 1 hypertension and were not taking medication to 12 weeks of swimming exercise or 12 weeks of gentle relaxation exercises.
The rates of women's health problems were generally high; for example, chronic pain and pre-hypertension rates are about twice that of Canadian women in general.
Conclusions: Random blood pressure measurement of physical therapy patients seen on an outpatient basis identified 54 patients out of 87 who had either pre-hypertension or hypertension.