- How DOES a hypertensive patient determine their blood pressure status?
What is the ideal range of blood pressure if you take a reading on your monitor throughout the day?
- Hair loss a possible side effect of BP medication?
I have been on Diovan for 1yr and metoprol for 15 months. In the last 4 months I have lost half of my hair. A Dermatoligist and my MD can’t find a cause. Could it be the BP meds?
- Do Purple Potatoes Lower Blood Pressure?
This weeks question comes from Michelle B, New Bedford CT. Do purple potatoes lower high blood pressure? It is a very interesting question because white potatoes have been shown to increase high blood pressure.
Purple potatoes are high-antioxidant foods that are eye-catching since the skin and the flesh are both purple, ...
- Mango-Banana Frozen Yogurt
Bananas are the most popular fruit in the United States – and that’s a fact. And with good reason since they’re delicious, portable, inexpensive and packed full of fiber.