Category: Hypertension

November 14, 2018

High Blood Pressure

Dr. Erin Crossman, ND Blood pressure Blood pressure is the pressure exerted by circulating blood onto vessel (arterial) walls, determined by: The volume of blood the heart pumps, and The amount of resistance in arteries There are 2 measurements used: The 1st(systolic) is the measure of pressure when the heart contracts to push blood out […]

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Hawthorne for Hypertension

Dr. Jocelyn Taitt, ND When it comes to treating hypertension (high blood pressure), medications aren’t always the only option. Speaking with your naturopathic doctor can help shed light on individual options that would be safe and effective for you. Sometimes hypertension can be treated with lifestyle, diet and gentle herbs. Other times herbs may need […]

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