High Blood Pressure: Could Diet Replace Medication?

Researchers suggest that people with high blood pressure, or hypertension, may see a similar or greater reduction in systolic blood pressure after following a Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension (DASH) and low-salt diet as people who take antihypertensive drugs.   Study co-author Stephen Juraschek — who works in the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center at …

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