High Blood Pressure Treatment
- Q What can integrative medicine do for high blood pressure?
Dr. Denise Chranowski, Integrative MedicineHow about I answer your question with a question... What can you do to lower your blood pressure? Elevated blood pressure is most likely due to your lifestyle. Are you under stress? Are you overweight? Do you eat poor quality foods? Do you... Full Answer
- Q How much do I need to walk to lower my blood pressure?
Dr. Ozgen Dogan, CardiologyWalking at a moderate pace just 30 minutes, 5 times a week will reduce your blood pressure. The goal is to elevate your heart rate and breathing somewhat while being able to maintain a conversation. If you're breathing too hard to talk, slow your... Full Answer
- Q How do medications treat high blood pressure?
There are a whole group of drugs used to treat high blood pressure called antihypertensives. Your doctor will need to consider several factors before prescribing one, including your age, race and how high your blood pressure is because there are several... Full Answer