prehypertension

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prehypertension

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The researchers in the 2010 American Journal of Hypertension suggested that intake of watermelon may prevent pre-hypertension from progressing to full-blown hypertension, a major risk factor for heart attacks and strokes.
It was just "a little" high--as in pre-hypertension.
Pre-hypertension is defined as a systolic blood pressure of 120 to 139 mmHg or a diastolic blood pressure of 80 to 89 mmHg, while normal blood pressure is defined as a systolic blood pressure lower than 120 mm Hg and a diastolic blood pressure lower than 80 mm Hg.
have pre-hypertension or hypertension, and many who don't will develop it as they age.
And, even middle-aged men with high-normal blood pressure, or pre-hypertension, may be at increased risk, suggests a study published online Jan.
The classifications of hypertension are pre-hypertension, stage I hypertension and stage II hypertension.
She tested 65 volunteers, 30 to 70 years of age, who had pre-hypertension or mild hypertension.
If you have high blood pressure or have risk factors such as family history, diabetes, obesity, pre-hypertension (blood pressure between 120/80 and 139/89), or a previous personal history of stroke or heart attack, you should buy a home blood pressure monitor and use it regularly, Dr.
An RCT evaluated 44 adults, 56 to 73 years of age, with untreated upper-range pre-hypertension or stage 1 hypertension without concomitant risk factors.
For example, in the Trials of Hypertension Prevention studies, some 2,400 people with pre-hypertension were randomly assigned to either cut their sodium by roughly 750 to 1,000 milligrams a day or to follow general guidelines for healthy eating for 1 1/2 to 4 years.
Systolic (the top number) blood pressure by 13 to 16 points in people with hypertension; those with pre-hypertension had an eight-point drop.
Investigators enrolled 19 men and women with pre-hypertension and 22 with stage I (or mild) hypertension in a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, crossover trial.