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What Is High Blood Pressure Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for What Is High Blood Pressure.

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The Heart of a Woman

Heart disease is not a disease that only affects men. According to the American Heart Association (AHA), heart disease kills more than 500,000 women annually. In 2001, well over half of the people who died from heart disease were women. Yet...  Read more

''Running Helped Me Lose Almost 100 Pounds!''

Mike (MKKAYA) started running in 2008. Since joining SparkPeople, he has continued to work toward his weight-loss goals (losing nearly 100 pounds so far), completed three half marathons, and has his sights set on participating in a triathlon. ...  Read more

Wake Up Naturally to a More Energized Day

7:00 a.m.: An infuriating alarm jolts you awake. 7:30 a.m.: After three snooze delays you finally turn it off and force yourself to jump out of bed. 8:15 a.m.: Two cups of coffee later, you're stuck in maddening morning traffic. 2:30 p.m.:...  Read more

Exercising with High Blood Pressure

If you have high blood pressure, the best piece of advice anyone can give you is to listen to your body. How you feel can and should dictate the frequency and intensity of your workouts. While it is possible—and preferable—to lose weight...  Read more

5 Mind-Body Exercises for a Healthier Heart

There are a myriad of factors that affect heart health. From regular exercise to smoking cessation to eating a nutritious diet, there are a number of things you can do to strengthen your heart. But did you know that the mind-body connection can also...  Read more

My name is Rachel and I am excited /
Updated 10/20/2014 3:18:58 AM

i look forward to try to stay motivated by looking ahead and visualizing myself at my goal weight. They say every journey starts with one step, and i have deciced to make that step....  Read more

I am down 4.2lb this week. Yeah.
Updated 10/19/2014 9:15:36 PM

I am down 4.2lb this week. Yeah....  Read more

After a terrible food day yesterday I am back on t
Updated 10/19/2014 6:48:04 PM

After a terrible food day yesterday I am back on track today!! Weigh in tomorrow and I won't be upset of I'm up...I realize it was totally my fault! No reason to let it get me down!...  Read more

Help, I can't seem to loose weight, I am 79,
Updated 10/19/2014 4:34:57 PM

I am 79, in good health except for a little diabetes, I can't seem to be loosing weight, I am walking and I still have a part time job. I feel a little lazy sometimes any suggestions?...  Read more

I am starting today. Not new at dieting. I've been
Updated 10/19/2014 2:52:47 PM

I am starting today. Not new at dieting. I've been at that for over 5 years. I've lost 90 pounds. But I quit losing almost 2 years ago. I seem stuck and I'm frustrated. Today is a stupid day to start. Vacation in 6 days. But no more excuses....  Read more

SECRET TO EXERCISING

I HAVE HIGH BOOE PRESSURE AND WHEN I EXERCISE I FEEL MY BLOOD PRESSURE LOWER THAT IS A GREAT MOTIVATOR.....MY HEALTH!!!!!!!!!306...  Read more

medication

Losing weight has saved me money buy not having to buy medication to lower my cholesterol and high blood pressure....  Read more

South Beach Diet (Lifestyle!)

For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat....  Read more

Poll: Do You Suffer from Heart Disease?

Yesterday was the 6th Annual National Wear Red Day and I do hope that most, if not all of you participated in this great cause. Bringing awareness regarding women and heart disease to the forefront is one way we can change the path in which our count...  Read more

Spotlight on High Blood Pressure: The 'Silent Killer'

Happy May! Have you moved past the ''resolution'' phase and established a consistent diet and exercise routine?  Hopefully your new lifestyle consists of healthy habits and you are really starting to get a feel for what it takes...  Read more

High Cholesterol, High Blood Pressure

My nutritionist diagnosed me with high cholesterol and blood pressure last week. I can't say I'm surprised, but it's still hard to comprehend. I've pretty much eliminated all fast food. There's a strong history of heart disease in my family, though....  Read more

Focusing on my high blood pressure

Per Dr. Fuhrman's eating plan, I have been trying to eat more and more vegetables for over a year now. But my blood pressure is quite high. It was fine till I was about 60, then it gradually went higher. I am on two BP meds. I am now keeping tr...  Read more