Does brown rice lower blood pressure?

Answer On One Hand: No Specific EvidenceWhile brown rice is a healthy food, there is no specific evidence that it lowers blood pressure. For example, if the only thing you do is start eating brown rice i... Read More »

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Does red yeast rice lower blood pressure?

On One Hand: Use in Asian CountriesRed yeast rice (RYR) has been consumed in Asian countries as a staple since about 800 A.D. during the Tang Dynasty. Writings were discovered dating back to the Mi... 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 »

Does reading lower the blood pressure?

On One Hand: Reading is RelaxingStudies have shown that blood pressure can be significantly lowered when a person is sufficiently relaxed. If a person is sitting quietly and reading a book, his bl... Read More »

Does Aspirin Lower Blood Pressure?

Aspirin when taken at bedtime may lower hypertension or high blood pressure according to a study done in Spain by Dr. Ramon C. Hermida on prehypertension patients. No benefit was seen when the aspi... Read More »