Gold Member Badge


  • You're all caught up!

Blood Pressure Health

Why People Who Fidget Might Be Healthier

If people give you flack for being a fidgeter then science has some good news for you: your fidgeting actually makes you healthier...

How to Determine the Correct Blood Pressure Cuff Size

Blood pressure testing is routinely performed at doctor appointments to monitor the health of your heart and entire cardiovascular...

How to Read Arterial Blood Gases

Arterial blood gasses are a common test done to measure the acidity and gas content of the blood, primarily the oxygen and carbon ...

Dangers of Metal Braces

Approximately 3 million teenagers wear braces, according to research by toothpaste manufacturer Colgate. These orthodontic devices...

How to Lower the Bottom Number on a Blood Pressure Reading

The bottom number of your blood pressure reading is your diastolic blood pressure. It is the measure of the pressure of the blood ...

How Does Blood Pressure Change During Exercise?

According to statistics published by the American Heart Association (AHA), roughly 74 million people in the United States over the...

Does Flaxseed Lower Blood Pressure?

About one-third of Americans have high blood pressure, reports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. High blood pressure...

Blood Pressure Before & After Exercise

Blood Pressure Before & After Exercise. Blood pressure is one of the many things affected physiologically when you exercise. Blood...

Almonds and Blood Pressure

High blood pressure, or hypertension, increases your risk for heart disease, kidney disease and stroke. A healthy diet can help yo...

High Blood Presure After Exercise and Returning It to Normal

Exercise is beneficial for the heart, improving its capacity to distribute blood efficiently to the body. The important measuremen...
Load More...
Demand Media