Things you need to know about high blood pressure
High blood pressure (hypertension) is one of the leading causes of death in Canada. High blood pressure can cause strokes, heart attacks, and heart and kidney failure and is related to dementia and sexual problems. These problems can be prevented if high blood pressure is well treated and controlled. Blood pressure allows blood to flow and deliver oxygen and food to the body.
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Andrea the «Chocoholic Nutritionist» is founder and CEO of Health Stand Nutrition Consulting Inc. since 2000. She is an online nutrition course creator, professional speaker and regular guest in the media. Andrea is the recipient of an award by the Dietitians of Canada: The Speaking of Food & Healthy Living Award for Excellence in Consumer Education....Read more