Blood Pressure Diet Tips
* Not great but 10 points lower, which in your case would lead to an ideal range. But it's just a guess on my part based on the results I've seen with myself. If I were you, I would try all natural methods before going with medications. Another thing, my sodium intake is usually less than 1500 mg a day, even though I am not sold on the concept of sodium as a cause of high BP. This was not the cause in my case.
* Tip This cruciferous vegetable is also a well-known source of anti-cancer phytonutrients called glucosinolates. You can substitute frozen broccoli in many entrees and side dishes. Serve a few with these 3 broccoli recipes ready in 30 minutes or less. A medium sweet potato with skin provides 4% calcium, 8% magnesium 7% without skin, and 15% % of the potassium 10% without the skin you need every day.
* Excellent news Randal. I have been trying to get rid of medications for a while and need a more aggressive approach. I should try your protocol. Just curious, Randal - did your doctor recommend you go to CWHL for your high blood pressure or did you find out for yourself? A significant weight loss will reduce BP as you described but in my case, I have no weight to lose. I mean, I guess I could lose 5lbs but that would be my limit and it's not going to affect my BP significantly, if at all.
* I did not lose weight, but I went down a dress size in 6 months, but I'm more energetic, my sleep is much better, my skin is superb. I'm starting to play with portions now. At 49, 5 2 and 195 I need to lose weight, but at least I'm no longer a stroke and a heart attack waiting to happen what are you eating every day Marley?
* It must be raw and plentiful, so maybe add a little salad dressing or stir in the dishes at the end of cooking. Root vegetables contain nitrates that promote vasodilation dilation of blood vessels. Try to extract the beetroot with carrot, apple and ginger, make it slow or grate in salad. Start the day with simple, unsweetened, unsalted porridge sprinkled with ground flaxseed. Snack of raw nuts, carrots and celery sticks.
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* I stopped taking beet juice and BP readings are still good. I do not drink pomegranate juice as often as I did. I continue to take CoQ10 120mg / day and fish oil 3g / day and my diet is always high in potassium / low sodium. I also drink Aubrey tea every day. Recently, I added hibiscus tea to my list of herbal tea. I try to keep the coffee to an absolute minimum. BTW, I saw my doctor 3 weeks ago and showed him a list of my BP readings.
* Tip No need to throw soft bananas when the skin turns brown. Peel, bag and freeze for use in smoothies. Bonus bananas help reduce stress hormones in the blood - check out 16 other simple and curative foods. A cup of raw or cooked cabbage, provides 9% of calcium, 6% of magnesium and 9% of the potassium you need every day.
* One thing I removed from monitoring my BP at home is how insignificant an occasional reading of PA in the doctor is. BP is constantly changing, minute by minute. Example I took three readings, 2 minutes apart and they were 132/80, 127/74 and 125/75. Typically, my first reading is the highest. As I deem more the BP goes down. I am never relaxed at the doctor's office when it measures my BP. I think that ended the discussion on anti-BP drugs.
* Some people experience symptoms with their high blood pressure. These symptoms include The causes of hypertension are multifactorial, which means that there are several factors whose combined effects produce hypertension. The arterial pressure is measured by an arterial pressure cuff sphygmomanometer. The arterial pressure cuff consists of an air pump, a manometer and a rubber cuff. The instrument measures the arterial pressure in units called millimeters of mercury mm Hg.
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