6 Healthy Drinks For Managing High Blood Pressure Or Hypertension

According to the 2017 report by Cardiological Society of India (CSI), with one in every three Indians suffering from hypertension and heart ailments, cardiovascular diseases are acquiring epidemic proportions in India. While medications help reduce blood pressure, one has to stick to a healthy diet to manage it well. One of the most common advices…

Monitoring blood pressure at home can help treat hypertension faster

Hypertension or high blood pressure is a leading public health challenge globally due to its high prevalence and related morbidity and mortality. Today, not only the adults, but even the teenagers are becoming victims of hypertension due to their lifestyle and food habits. Expressing concern over the growing challenges of hypertension in India, doctors from…

World Hypertension Day: Causes, symptoms, cure for this lifestyle disease

World Hypertension Day (WHD), celebrated every May 17 since 2005, aims to create awareness on hypertension and encourage people to take preventive measures against the lifestyle disease. One out of every eight people in India suffer from high blood pressure, a recent study by a Union health ministry preventive health programme that screened 22.5 million…