Tag: hypertension

Olive oil and dark chocolate could protect against heart disease

We already know that eating dark chocolate and pouring olive oil on your salads can both be good for your heart. But according to a new study, these foods are even better TOGETHER -- because dark [...]

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Vitamin B helps prevent pollution-related heart disease

We know that breathing in dirty air can do a number on your health – affecting everything from your lungs to your brain and your heart. But studies show that there’s something you can do to [...]

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Magnesium eases migraine

When a migraine strikes, relief can't come soon enough. But instead of dashing to your doctor, try taking some magnesium - because a new study shows this miracle mineral provides effective [...]

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These common drugs could be deadly for diabetes sufferers

Once you’re handed a diabetes diagnosis, you’re a sitting duck for lots of other health problems like heart disease, memory loss, nerve pain, and even blindness. But there’s one illness that [...]

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Could onion skins lower your high blood pressure?

A new study from Germany shows how the skins from your typical onion — the same skins we throw in the bin — may hold the secret to lower blood pressure and better health.

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Grip test helps predict diabetes and hypertension

University of Florida researchers measured the grip strength on 1,500 participants and found that those with the weakest grips were most likely to have undiagnosed diabetes and hypertension.

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