Lifestyle Changes Can Help Lower High Blood Pressure

Lifestyle changes can help lower your high blood pressure (HBP), according to a recent report. If you’re diagnosed with stage 1 hypertension (a top number between 130 and 139, you may think you need to start medication. But, there be no reason to so, right away. In fact, a 2017 Johns Hopkins study of more…

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Stroke Rehab, What It Is, How It Helps Patient Recovery

Stroke rehab beginning as soon as possible after a stroke is key to achieving a patient recovery, If possible, rehab should begin within 24-48 hours after the stroke. The first stage usually begins in the hospital but will then shift either to an acute care facility or to a skilled nursing home.      …

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Guillain-Barre Syndrome: Causes, Symptoms, And Treatments

Guillain-Barre Syndrome is a rare disorder in which your body’s immune system attacks the nervous system. Weakness and tingling in the extremities are usually the first symptoms. These sensations can quickly spread, eventually paralyzing your whole body. The illness can be the result of an infectious illness such as a respiratory infection or the stomach…

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Metabolic Syndrome: What Is It And How To Avoid It

Metabolic syndrome, a group of related illnesses, can turn into chronic illness if ignored. This syndrome comprises too much belly fat, high triglycerides, and high cholesterol, high blood pressure, and high blood sugar. Your chances for heart disease, diabetes, and stroke are higher if you have at least three of these issues.      …

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