What are the causes of hypertension in youth?

Answer Hypertension is a serious problem that is becoming more common in children. The condition can be caused by obesity, heredity, compromised health or race.Body WeightHigher body mass increases the li... Read More »

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What is hypertension also known as?

Hypertension is more commonly referred to as high blood pressure, which is defined as having a consistently elevated blood pressure with a systolic pressure of 140 and a diastolic pressure over 90.... Read More »

Can alcohol cause hypertension?

On One Hand: Alcohol Is One Cause of HypertensionAbusing alcohol can lead to hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, according to MedlinePlus. The Mayo Clinic reports that having two or th... Read More »

Can i eat sea salt if i have hypertension?

On One Hand: Sea salt is similar to table saltSea salt contains about the same amount of sodium chloride as table salt, according to the Mayo Clinic. Taste, texture and processing are the real diff... Read More »

Could hypertension causes Hemmoroids?

No, it can't. Hemorrhoids are caused by excessive straining while having a bowel movement. Drinking water daily, eating foods that are high in fiber, & eating whole wheat bread, will keep you regul... Read More »