If you don’t get treatment for high blood pressure, you can be at risk for heart disease and stroke. While anyone can develop high blood pressure, treatment differs based on your age, family history and other factors.
Hypertension can be controlled with healthy habits and medication, whenever necessary. Making small changes like eating more fruits and vegetables, consuming a low-salt diet, exercising regularly and quitting smoking can help you in more ways than one. While you can control your blood pressure, the treatment for it is simple – medication.
This video demonstrates why some medications may not work for you and what you should do about it rather than stop using them completely. You may also want to know how hypertension can affect your sex life.
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Published: May 14, 2015 4:50 pm