Expert Answers

  1. Beta blockers: Do they cause weight gain?
  2. Beta blockers: How do they affect exercise?
  3. Blood pressure cuff: Does size matter?
  4. Blood pressure medications: Can they raise my triglycerides?
  5. Blood pressure: Can it be higher in one arm?
  6. Calcium supplements: Do they interfere with blood pressure drugs?
  7. Diuretics: A cause of low potassium?
  8. Diuretics: Cause of gout?
  9. Free blood pressure machines: Are they accurate?
  10. Wrist blood pressure monitors: Are they accurate?

Alternative medicine

  1. Do infrared saunas have any health benefits?
  2. L-arginine: Does it lower blood pressure?


  1. Anxiety: A cause of high blood pressure?
  2. Blood pressure readings: Why higher at home?
  3. Blood pressure: Does it have a daily pattern?
  4. Caffeine and hypertension
  5. Sleep deprivation: A cause of high blood pressure?


  1. Hypertensive crisis: What are the symptoms?


  1. Blood pressure: Is it affected by cold weather?
  2. Isolated systolic hypertension: A health concern?
  3. White coat hypertension

Lifestyle and home remedies

  1. Blood pressure medication: Still necessary if I lose weight?
  2. Can whole-grain foods lower blood pressure?
  3. High blood pressure and cold remedies: Which are safe?
  4. Is chocolate healthy?
  5. Resperate: Can it help reduce blood pressure?
  6. Water softeners and sodium
  7. Weightlifting: Bad for your blood pressure?

Risk factors

  1. Alcohol: Does it affect blood pressure?
  2. Menopause and high blood pressure: What's the connection?


  1. Pulse pressure: An indicator of heart health?

Treatments and drugs

  1. After a flood, are food and medicines safe to use?
  2. Polypill: Does it treat heart disease?
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