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Juice Found to Reduce Blood Pressure

A new study finds that dietary nitrate — a compound that dilates blood vessels to decrease blood pressure — may reduce overstimulation of the sympathetic nervous system that occurs with heart disease. The research team Read More

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Avocados Combat Metabolic Syndrome

A new review investigates the effects of avocados on different components of metabolic syndrome, which is a clustering of risk factors including high blood sugar, cholesterol, blood pressure, and body mass index. These risk factors Read More

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Grana Padano May Lower Blood Pressure

Cheese lovers, rejoice! A new study shows findings that Grana Padano PDO cheese can aid in the fight against chronic blood pressure conditions like hypertension, according to researchers from the Hypertension Unit of Guglielmo da Read More