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Did you know? Certain eating habits can trigger high blood pressure

Hypertension, also known as high Blood Pressure, is a lifestyle disease; eating habits can have an impact on your blood pressure on day-to-day and long-term basis. It can damage arteries and can cause heart failure, cerebral stroke, kidney failure and damage our eyes. It is noted that up to 25 -30% urban and 10 -20% […]

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Potassium equally important as sodium to maintain healthy blood pressure

Potassium equally important as sodium to maintain healthy blood pressure

High blood pressure (or hypertension) is a silent killer. Worldwide, it affects an estimated 1 billion people. Approximately 75 million of these live in the United States – totalling around 1 in 3 people. The World Health Organization (WHO) calculates that hypertension is behind 51 percent of stroke-related deaths and 45 percent of heart disease […]

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Irritable Bowel Syndrome is the 2nd most common cause of work absenteeism

India sees rise in inflamed bowel cases, potassium-rich diet could help

Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) is a group of inflammatory disorders of the digestive tract that manifest themselves in the form of abdominal pain, vomiting, diarrhoea, rectal bleeding, severe internal cramps / muscle spasms in the region of the pelvis and weight loss. Two of the most common disorders in this group are Crohn’s disease, which […]

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