Ask Dr. Rowena – Blood Pressure Cuff Accuracy Research

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses blood pressure cuff measurement accuracy according to the latest research.

Published August 14, 2017
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Ask Dr. Rowena – Teeth health and your heart health

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses the connection between your teeth and your heart health.

Published July 31, 2017
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Ask Dr. Rowena – How to take a BP reading at home

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses the best way to measure your blood pressure at home, using a common automated blood pressure monitor.

Published July 24, 2017
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High Blood Pressure: How Is Your Body Responding?

Having high blood pressure is a symptom of what is happening in the body. Left untreated high blood pressure does not just effect your circulatory system. It effects every system in the body. How we respond to take care of this could determine the outlook of our health for many years to come.

Published July 16, 2017
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Ask Dr. Rowena – Shingles and Heart Attacks

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses the importance of friends for a healthy life.

Published July 16, 2017
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Ask Dr. Rowena – Friends and Blood Pressure

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses the importance of friends for a healthy life.

Published July 2, 2017
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Ask Dr. Rowena – Blood Pressure & Alcohol

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses the risks of drinking alcohol, taking pain killers and having the risk of high blood pressure.

Published June 25, 2017
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Ask Dr. Rowena – flying with high blood pressure

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses going on vacation with high blood pressure. Is it risky to fly with high blood pressure? What happens if I forgot my medication at home?

Published June 12, 2017
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Ask Dr. Rowena – Sun may lower your high blood pressure

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses how reasonable exposure to the sun, may lower your blood pressure.

Published June 4, 2017
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Ask Dr. Rowena – NSAID and Heart Attacks

This Week Dr. Rowena discusses the risk of heart attack in taking pain killers of the NSAID group, especially for people with hypertension history.

Published May 22, 2017
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