High blood pressure

High Blood Pressure – Ayurvedic Cure For It!

By Dr. Ashwini Vivek Mulye, Ayurveda Hypertension is a condition which is characterized by elevated blood pressure in the arteries. This condition can be a result of aging, stress or a poor diet (including an unhealthy lifestyle as well). In the present day, hypertension is mainly caused due to an unhealthy diet…

Can High Blood Pressure Cause Death?

By Dr. Mahantesh R Charantimath, Cardiology Today 1 out of 3 people are suffering from high blood pressure problem. It proves to be a “silent murderer” that slowly damages your body from the inside before the symptoms are witnessed. A blood pressure reading less than 120 over 80 is considered normal and…

Pregnancy Induced Hypertension (PIH) – Must Know Things About It!

By Dr. Renu Keshan Mathur, Gynaecology The pressure of blood vessels in the body is referred to as blood pressure. It is essentially the measure of the force of the blood while it travels through the vessels. Doctors measure it with a blood pressure device and a stethoscope. A reading higher than…

Stress & Blood Pressure – What You Need To Know?

By Dr. Akshata Bhat, Psychiatry Stress can increase blood pressure temporarily. However, researchers are not sure about whether long term blood pressure can be the result of stressful situations. Our body produces hormones when a person deals with a stressful situation. These hormones accelerate the blood pressure which makes the heart beat…

What’s Dangerous About High Blood Pressure?

By Mpct Hospital, Multi Speciality Today 1 out of 3 people are suffering from high blood pressure problem. It proves to be a “silent murderer” that slowly damages your body from the inside before the symptoms are witnessed. A blood pressure reading less than 120 over 80 is considered normal and 140-159…

High Blood Pressure And Its Adverse Effect On Eyes!

By Dr. Ruchi, Ophthalmology The consequences of not treating high blood pressure are not limited to only the kidneys and heart. It also affects eyesight and in turn, causes eye disease. Retinal blood vessels are damaged due to hypertension. High blood pressure is a chronic condition where the force of the blood…

Does Sleep Disorder Cause Hypertension?

By Rlg Multi-speciality Hospital, Multi Speciality High blood pressure is a condition which occurs when the blood flowing through the vessels exerts pressure that is above normal. This causes the heart to pump harder and this may result in hardening of the arteries, also known as atherosclerosis. The specific cause of hypertension is not known,…

Hypertension And Homeopathy!

By Dr. Madhav Shyam Nano Homeopathy Delhi, Homeopathy High blood pressure is a condition which is characterized by constricted blood vessels that make it harder for the heart to work, thus resulting in increased blood pressure levels. The blood must maintain a certain level of pressure within the circulatory system to get…

Hypertension – How It Affects Our Heart?

By Dr. Sridhar Billa, General Physician Yes, they are closely related! Hypertension acts a catalyst to worsen the heart health. It is considered a silent killer. Hypertension or High Blood Pressure is a serious medical condition which occurs when the pressure of the blood pumping through your arteries is too strong which…

High Blood Pressure – Know Complications Of It!

By Dr. Rajashekharam Samleti Samleti, Cardiology Today 1 out of 3 people are suffering from high blood pressure problem. It proves to be a “silent murderer” that slowly damages your body from the inside before the symptoms are witnessed. A blood pressure reading less than 120 over 80 is considered normal and…