Tag Archives: Blood

How Blood Flow Restriction Exercises Are Helping Aaron Rodgers

As Jets quarterback Aaron Rodgers recovers from a torn Achilles tendon, he’s shared some details about what his daily rehab entails. It includes blood flow restriction (BFR), which involves placing an inflatable band, similar to a blood pressure cuff, around your extremity while engaging in resistance training or exercise. This modifies arterial inflow and venous… Read More »

Take Your Blood Pressure at Night While Lying Down

Research presented at the September 2023 American Heart Association’s (AHA) Hypertension Scientific Sessions in Boston revealed surprising findings about how taking blood pressure while lying down may offer a more accurate reading.1 High blood pressure increases your risk for stroke and heart disease, which are two leading causes of death in the U.S. Getting accurate… Read More »

Might Enzymes Help Blood Clotting Associated With COVID-19?

From Dr. Joseph Mercola Since COVID-19 first entered the scene, exchange of ideas has basically been outlawed. By sharing my views and those from various experts throughout the pandemic on COVID treatments and the experimental COVID jabs, I became a main target of the White House, the political establishment and the global cabal. Propaganda and… Read More »

High blood pressure: Three signs the condition has reached a ‘life-threatening stage’

The health service adds that it’s not always clear what causes high blood pressure, but there are things that can increase your risk. For example, you might be more at risk if you are overweight, eat too much salt, do not do enough exercise, drink too much alcohol or caffeine-based drinks, or if you smoke.… Read More »

Covid-19 news: Blood clot risk higher after infection than vaccination

By Michael Le Page , Clare Wilson , Jessica Hamzelou , Sam Wong , Graham Lawton , Adam Vaughan , Conrad Quilty-Harper and Layal Liverpool A woman receives the AstraZeneca Covid19 vaccine. NEIL HALL/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock Latest coronavirus news as of 11am on 27 August Study compares risk of blood clotting problems after covid-19 infection and vaccination… Read More »

Hypertension is killing pregnant mothers. Blood pressure monitoring can help. [PODCAST]

“Hypertensive disorders with onset during pregnancies are among the leading causes of maternal and infant mortality and morbidity in the U.S. and can have far-reaching consequences for the long-term health of the mother and child. In Dr. Jerome Adams’ recent Call to Action to recognize and address hypertension control as a public health priority, the… Read More »