- Ask Dr. Rowena – My Diet and RESPeRATE Effectiveness
This Week Dr. Rowena discusses a customer’s question: “Should I watch what I eat for RESPeRATE to be effective?”
- Does Cuff Size Matter When Checking Your Blood Pressure?
This week’s question is from Scott H. In my training as a registered nurse, we were always instructed to ensure that we used the right cuff size for the patient. For example, you would not use a medium size cuff on a gentleman who needed a large cuff. Nor would ...
- How to know your real blood pressure despite fluctuations?
By Dr. Rowena Sobczyk
How do you determine your real blood pressure when it is labile and goes up and down many times a day? sometimes very dramatic changes within minutes.
Ask your doctor about 24 hour ambulatory blood pressure monitoring. This type of monitoring can provide valuable information about ...
- Another Device for Resistant Hypertension
New catheter-delivered device tested on first patient with drug resistant high blood pressure.
California-based technology company Vascular Dynamics has developed and tested a medical device to treat refractive or drug-resistant hypertension. According to statistics, more than 74 million Americans have hypertension and twenty-five percent of them are unable to adequately regulate ...