We might think that we know all about the a-z of cholesterol, the “good” cholesterol, HDL (High Density Lipoproteins), LDL (Low Density Lipoproteins) the “bad” cholesterol, triglycerides, the healthy cholesterol levels and which kind of food to consume, good fats, bad fats etc. But why keeping a healthy cholesterol level is still so difficult? Where’s… Continue reading Misunderstanding Cholesterol
One of the symptoms of hypertension that is often felt by the sufferer is a headache. Headaches are usually synonymous with high blood pressure. According to research, people who have high blood pressure usually do feel headaches that are more severe or more frequent than people with normal blood pressure. But the fact is, headache… Continue reading Hypertension and Headache
In general, there are two components of blood pressure, namely systolic blood pressure and diastolic blood pressure. Systolic blood pressure is the upper number which is the driving force arising from the shrinking of the ventricle. While diastolic blood pressure is the bottom number which is the strength of holding on the walls of blood… Continue reading Overview of Hypertension – What Is Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) ?
High blood pressure or hypertension is a chronic condition in which blood pressure increases. Hypertension can occur for years without being noticed by the sufferer. In fact, without symptoms, damage to blood vessels and heart continues and has just been detected. Hypertension can be determined by examining blood. Because hypertension often does not cause symptoms… Continue reading Diagnosis of Hypertension – Preliminary Examination to Detect Hypertension