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Hypertension

Ebooks

Hypertension: The Clinical Management of Primary Hypertension in Adults. Update of Clinical Guidelines 18 and 34
Comprehensive guidelines from the National Clinical Guidelince Center (UK).

The Blood Pressure Cure: 8 Weeks to Lower Blood Pressure without Prescription Drugs
With the most up-to-date information on herbs, supplements, diet, physical activity, and more, this commonsense, easy-to-follow program can help you lower your blood pressure so that you can decrease your risk of heart attack and stroke--and increase your chances of living a long and healthy life.

Videos

Stanford Nephrologist Dr. Glenn Chertown Discusses High Blood Pressure

From the web

High Blood Pressure, Diet and Weight (UpToDate)

Your Guide to Lowering High Blood Pressure (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute)

Hypertension (Patient Education Institute)

Choosing Medicines for High Blood Pressure: A Review of the Research on ACEIs, ARBs, and DRIs (Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality)

Books

The Harvard Medical School Guide to Lowering Your Blood Pressure
Presents an approach to lowering blood pressure that builds on the bestseller "The Relaxation Response." Suitable for the 100 million people worldwide dealing with high blood pressure, this work goes beyond advice about nutrition and exercise to incorporate a stress-management program - including the relaxation response.

Healthy Eating for Lower Blood Pressure
Eating healthy, cutting down on salt and alcohol, and being more active will make you feel much better. This book is packed with expert advice and restaurant-class recipes to show you how.

Hypertension and Stroke: Your Annual Guide to Prevention, Diagnosis and Treatment
The 2013 Johns Hopkins Hypertension and Stroke White Paper provides you with valuable insights on managing hypertension and preventing stroke.

100 Q & A about High Blood Pressure (Hypertension)
Whether you're a newly diagnosed patient, or are a friend or relative of someone suffering from high blood pressure, this book offers help. The only text available to provide both the doctor's and patient's views, 100 Questions & Answers About High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions.

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