Tips for Taking Blood Pressure Medicines As Directed

Tips for Taking Blood Pressure Medicines As Directed

[NARRATOR] Meet America’s adults over 65. Seventy percent of them have high blood pressure… and nearly fifty percent of those don’t have it under control. Even with Medicare Part D coverage, about 5 million adults aren’t taking their blood pressure medicines as directed. So why does that matter? Because high blood pressure is one of …

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9 Reasons To Eat More Protein

9 Reasons To Eat More Protein

9 Reasons To Eat More Protein There are so many reasons to eat protein. It’s great for gaining muscle, it’s great for dieting… but we get ahead of ourselves. Today, we’re going to explore the different reasons why YOU should eat more protein. Here’s some thing you should definitely do besides eat more protein– you …

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8 Things That Are Currently Raising Your Blood Pressure

8 Things That Are Currently Raising Your Blood Pressure

1 in 3 adults in the U.S. suffer from high blood pressure. That’s over 75 million people! But why? Am I smoking too much? Is loneliness a factor? Hang on, is waiting too long to go to the bathroom hightening it? We’re talking all of that AND more… Let’s talk 8 Things That Are Increasing …

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How to Read Weather Maps

Weather maps also known as the synoptic chart, are an example of an isoline map. Isoline maps are made up of lines that join points of equal value. Contour lines drawn on a topographic map are another example of an isoline map. Weather maps use lines called isobars plus other symbols to join together lines …

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This Vitamin May Not Lower Blood Pressure

This Vitamin May Not Lower Blood Pressure

Just because people with low vitamin D levels often have high blood pressure doesn’t mean that more vitamin D will fix the problem. I’m Miranda Savioli with your latest health news. Some scientists believe vitamin D may boost heart health. A new review, however, found that taking vitamin D supplements was not an effective way …

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