Globally, World Hypertension Day is organised and celebrated each year on 17th May. Here's why you need to manage your BP levels starting with maintaining your weight.
High blood pressure does not show any immediate threat but if it does not subside and remains high for a long period of time, it can lead to many serious ailments like heart attack and ...
With 30 per cent of deaths in India attributed to hypertension and diseases triggered by it, health experts across the country cautioned youngsters to regulate their eating habits and improve fitness.
Nearly 56% of the doctors suffered from irregular BP pattern at night making them prone to future adverse cardiac events.
Blood pressure is the force of blood against the artery walls as it circulates through the body.
Some of the minor tweaks that can be done to our lifestyle include eating a well-balanced diet that is low in sodium.
Change in the lifestyle of the youth, lack of nutritious food, steroids and oral contraceptives are among the major reasons that are causing hypertension among the young population.
World Hypertension Day was initiated by The World Hypertension League (WHL), to spread awareness about hypertension. It is commemorated every year on 17th May. Commonly known as high blood pressure, it has become more of ...