Some people believe that achieving an ideal blood pressure is very hard
but the reality is that it can be done by following simple guidelines.
The blood pressure is the force applied by the blood to the walls of
Under normal circumstances the heart makes little effort to pump blood
through the whole body.
If there is thick blood
because of the
presence of unhealthy saturated fats and high cholesterol it will not
be able to
flow freely and the heart will have to make a bigger effort to pump
blood and the pressure will rise in consequence. This situation can
cause damage to the heart and make it weaker.
Hypertension is not the only problem when you look for the ideal
blood pressure, low blood pressure or hypotension can also be
dangerous. Hypotension is not as common as hypertension but some cases
have been reported. Sometimes when people take their hypertension
prescriptions when their pressure is not that high it tends to decrease
If the pressure gets too low your heart will not be able to pump the
blood and heart failure can happen. One way to prevent a situation like
that is to use a log with the written readings. Once you have a well
you will be able to know if your pressure should be elevated enough to
take a hypertension medication. In any case consult with your doctor if
any unusual variation with your pressure occurs.
is a must for anyone that has pressure
You will be able to know at the moment if your blood pressure
is out of control. If you have hypotension raising the pressure is
quite easy. A little moderate extra salt to your diet and you pressure
okay. A person suffering hypertension has more to worry about that
someone with hypotension. The reason for this is that lowering pressure
is harder that increasing it. You can lower your pressure with
medication but unfortunately you will probably have to keep taking for
a long time. Thankfully there is an alternative to keep your
pressure low without any medication and that is to change your habits.
Alcohol drinkers and tobacco users have to stop their unhealthy habits
if they want to have an ideal blood pressure anytime soon. The next
step is stopping the consumption of junk food.
cholesterol is one of the main culprits of heart diseases and many more
illnesses. Eating fruits and vegetables will contribute to your
improvement as well.
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