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Hypertension — What Goes Up, Must Come Down
This colorful 10 page guide offers information on high blood pressure and on the importance of keeping your blood pressure on target in order to lower your risk for heart attacks or stroke. Hypertension explains high blood pressure and its dangers, let's you know your risk factors, and discusses your target blood pressure goal and different ways to take action to reach it.
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Double Chocolate Chip, Double Chocolate Pie Chili Cheese Burgers Roasted Red Bell Pepper Sauce Yemenite Soup with Pumpkin Zucchini and Peppers Corn and Red Pepper Salsa Balsamic Spiced Lamb Kabobs Cauliflower Sauce Berry Nutty Snack Mix Zwhipped Cream
Ten years ago, I sat in my Primary Care Physician's office. I had just been weighed and measured. A nurse had just taken my vitals and my blood pressure had come in a bit higher than usual, which was no wonder because I sat there a nervous wreck. In the year since my last physical, I'd gained another fourteen pounds. I was the heaviest I'd ever been, the scale clocking me in at 228 at 5'3" tall. I honestly couldn't believe it. I knew that I hadn't gotten my eating habits under control in...