Four Types Of Useful Diuretics

The Four Groups Of Useful Diuretics

Of the entire drug classes, the only one that has consistently reduced the illness and death associated with high blood pressure when it’s the first treatment is the diuretic class and specifically the thiazide diuretics.

Diuretics, also known as “water p…

Does Smoking Cause Blood Pressure

Smoking & High Blood Pressure: Play With Fire & You Will Get Burned!

When you play with fire, you get burned. When you smoke, you run the risk of getting burned inside and out. Whether tobacco is smoked, chewed, or taken in by any other means, the nicotine in the tobacco raises the blood pressu…

Dangers of High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure Dangers

Everyone wants a strong heart. But sometimes it can grow too strong for its own good. When your blood pressure rises, your heart must work extra hard to pump blood. The heart reacts by growing bigger – just as your biceps would if you started lifting weights. Unfor…

Using Food to Lower Blood Pressure

7 Ways To Cut Blood Pressure With Food

Having healthy eating habits as a lifestyle is not only good for looking and feeling your best, it also is the best way at keeping your blood pressure under control. Below are 7 ways in which a few basic food changes can help control blood pressure:

1. S…

Importance Of A CheckUp Before an Exercise Program

The Importance Of A Check Up Before An Exercise Program

Before you begin a new exercise program to help decrease your high blood pressure (or any other disease), have your doctor measure your blood cholesterol and, if possible, blood triglycerides. In addition, you really should get a stress tes…

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Medicare Plans Available in Washington State

Medicare benefits are some of the most valuable retirement and disability benefits that our country offers. Here’s some basic information about Medicare in WA State. Medicare is a type of health insurance that is available from the federal government for people who are 65 years old or older, people with certain disabilities and those at any age with End State Renal disease (ESRD) which is a disease when one’s kidneys have failed and dialysis or a kidney transplant is required.

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7 Tips On Buying Hearing Aids

Do you need a hearing aid but don’t know where to start? With so many features, styles, brands and prices to choose from, it’s no wonder why shopping for a hearing aid can be a daunting task for a new user.