Hypertension (high blood pressure)

Hypertension (high blood pressure)

  • Marc Byrne

  We have previously discussed the truths about cholesterol and the links between that and hypertension (high blood pressure) So what does all this have to do with high blood pressure? If our arteries become subject to plaque formation, our hearts have a harder time pumping blood around a constricted vessel, thereby increasing blood pressure. In addition to high cholesterol, blood pressure can be influenced by other factors: being overweight,...

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