hypertension

Can Ayurvedic Treatment Control Hypertension?

By Dr. Ketan Dangat, Ayurveda, Hypertension is a condition which is characterised 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 as…

Hypertensive Disorders That Affect Pregnant Women

By Dr. Abhishek Daga, Gynaecology, One of the most common conditions that women develop while pregnancy is hypertension. Research reveals that hypertensive disorders affect about 2% to 3% of women during pregnancy. Hypertensive disorders that affect pregnant women have been characterized into 4 types- 1. Chronic Hypertension- This category of hypertension in general precedes…

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) – Know The Reasons Behind It!!

By Anantya Healthcare, 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…

Hypertension in Pregnancy – Every women Should Know these Facts

By Dr. Shaivalini Kamarapu, Gynaecology Hypertension is one of the most adverse health conditions of our times. It is estimated that approximately 20 % of world population suffers from hypertension (also referred to as High Blood Pressure). Hypertension requires special care in certain situations. Pregnancy is one such situation. If you or…

Know the Real Facts about Hypertension and Pregnancy

  By Dr. Neha Lalla, Gynaecology Blood pressure can be defined as how hard the blood pushes itself against the walls of the artery when the heart beats. A considerable amount of pressure is required for the circulation of blood throughout the body, but an excess can really cause complications. A blood…

Crohn’s Disease and Heart Health: What’s the Connection?

By Dr. Neeraj Gupta , 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…

Hypertension – 7 Ways It Can Affect Your Pregnancy!

By Dr. Akhila Sangeetha Bhat ,  Gynaecology  Blood pressure can be defined as how hard the blood pushes itself against the walls of the artery when the heart beats. A considerable amount of pressure is required for the circulation of blood throughout the body, but an excess can really cause complications.…

Hypertension: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

By Prudent International Health Clinic , Multi Speciality Hypertension is a condition which occurs when the long-term action of blood against the walls of the arteries becomes high enough to cause problems in the person’s health. In common terms, it is known as High Blood Pressure. Causes- The underlying factors that play…

How Hypertension Worsens Heart Health

By Dr Jatin Soni, 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…

Hypertensive Disorders During Pregnancy

By Dr Rahul Manchanda , Gynaecology One of the most common conditions that women develop while pregnancy is hypertension. Research reveals that hypertensive disorders affect about 2% to 3% of women during pregnancy. Hypertensive disorders that affect pregnant women have been characterized into 4 types- 1. Chronic Hypertension- This category of hypertension…