Does a low salt diet lower blood pressure?

Answer Low-salt diets lower blood pressure, according to the Mayo Clinic. The U.S. Department of Agriculture suggests consuming less than 1,500 milligrams of sodium per day for people with hypertension. C... Read More »

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Does sea salt lower blood pressure?

On One Hand: Salt Elevates Blood PressureToo much salt in your diet can raise your blood pressure. According to the Mayo Clinic, sea salt and ordinary table salt have the same basic nutritional val... Read More »

Can Atkins Diet Lower Blood Pressure?

On One Hand: Atkins Could Lower Blood PressureSince obesity and high blood pressure often go hand-in-hand, the weight loss you can undergo with the Atkins Diet theoretically helps to reduce your bl... Read More »

Would you try a pure vegetarian diet if it would lower your blood pressure?

The answer is yes, and I am almost doing it!I suffered from a sudden attack of severe Angina a few years back, and suddenly found I could not walk for longer than ten minutes without feeling sick a... Read More »

Does heat affect blood pressure in other words, if it's hot outside does it raise or lower blood pressure?

One of the many ways the body has, to regulate and maintain body temperature, is by circulation of the blood. While it's obvious that in cold weather more blood (at the right temperature) is sent r... Read More »