Category: High blood pressure

Visceral fat and Hypertension: A Relationship?

Visceral adipose tissue rather than body mass index (BMI) or subcutaneous fat generally associated with the development of hypertension, researchers found. Body fat or adipose tissue, previously regarded as little more than a storage tank grease stains passively waiting to be used as energy. But research suggests that fat cells – cells of abdominal fat […]

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High blood pressure

High blood pressure (hypertension) is a risk factor that can increase the chances of developing heart disease, stroke, and other serious conditions. As a rule, the higher the blood pressure, the greater the risk. Treatment includes a change in risk factors for lifestyle when they can be improved. For example, weight loss, if any, overweight […]

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