Tag: Heart Issues

What It’s Like To Live With Low Blood Pressure – Simple DIY Low Blood Pressure Treatment Ideas + Facts You Need To Know

Think you might have low blood pressure? The most common symptoms of low blood pressure are lightheadedness, dizziness, and fainting…

8 months ago

What A Sleep Study Is Like: Things I Wish I Knew Before My Sleep Test

Have sleep problems? Me too. I recently spent the night at a Sleep Center to participate in a sleep study…

9 months ago

The Benefits Of Giving Up Sugar: 5 Frightening Reasons To Give Up Sugar Right Away!

Thinking of giving up sugar? Desserts and drinks are not the only way that sugar makes its way into your…

1 year ago

Benefits Of Massage: 7 Types Of Massage & What Results You Can Expect From Each

Do you like getting massages? I do, in fact it's my favorite personal treat. There are many different types of…

1 year ago

OTC Pain Relievers: The Differences Between Acetaminophen And NSAIDs Like Ibuprofen, Aspirin & Naproxen

When did buying an over the counter pain reliever become such a difficult choice? Things like type of pain, duration…

1 year ago

High Blood Pressure Diet Tips + 5 High Blood Pressure Foods To Avoid

Like frozen pizza? Addicted to sugar? These aren't healthy choices if you suffer from high blood pressure - like me.…

2 years ago

Food & Medication Interactions: 6 Foods You Should Never Mix With Medicine

On antibiotics or meds for blood pressure, thyroid, or cholesterol? Watch for medication interactions if you eat bananas, fiber, soy,…

2 years ago

Women & Heart Attacks: Signs Of A Heart Attack Aren’t The Same For Women As They Are For Men

Women & heart attacks - Did you know that heart disease is the #1 killer among women? Here are the…

6 years ago

Too Much Sodium In Your Diet? Here’s How To Painlessly Reduce Your Salt Intake

Salt is difficult to avoid -- especially since manufacturers add it to most foods in the form of sodium chloride…

7 years ago

What It’s Like To Have A Coronary Artery Stent Put In To Prevent Heart Problems

There are many reasons your doctor may recommend a heart stent. In my case, I had a sore jaw and…

8 years ago

Little-Known Facts About High Blood Pressure Treatment & Causes

A normal blood pressure is less than 120/80. High blood pressure is 140/90 or higher. Here are little-known facts about…

8 years ago

Foods That Lower Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is the Silent Killer that victimizes thousands every year. Your diet is often part of the problem.…

9 years ago

Home Remedies For Health Ailments: 6 Foods That Cure

Following is a list of common ailments and the foods that can prevent them, if not cure them completely.

9 years ago

Natural Weight Loss Herbs: Do They Really Work? Are They Safe?

Do natural weight loss herbs like cayenne, ephedra, green tea, and hoodia actually work at helping you lose weight? Are…

9 years ago

Health Benefits Of Drinking Wine

Studies show that drinking wine can be beneficial to your health. Experts have gone back and forth over how beneficial…

10 years ago

19 Common Health Myths Debunked

There are literally hundreds of health-related myths and old wives tales. Fortunately, technology is catching up with most of these…

10 years ago

Heart Trouble: How To Recognize A Heart Attack or Stroke

It's important to get a stroke victim help within 3 hours. Here are 3 questions to ask someone you suspect…

12 years ago

What’s Your Blood Pressure? (You Can’t Always Trust The Numbers On Blood Pressure Machines)

What it's like to have blood pressure issues -- including why my doctor says my numbers fluctuate so much all…

12 years ago

Consumer Reports Now Reviews Drugs & Medications

The well-respected consumer product authority, Consumer Reports, has started reviewing medications as well. Their free Web site compares medications in…

14 years ago