Lifestyle plays an important role in treating your high blood pressure. Becoming an active participant in your health care management will help you maintain acceptable blood pressure readings. High blood pressure also referred to as the “silent killer”. If you don’t care your high blood pressure then it may cause serious health problems like kidney problems, hearts failure, blindness, and heart attacks.
Make sure your blood pressure is under 140/90 mm Hg. If your systolic pressure (the top number) is over 140, ask your doctor what you can do to lower it.
You can take some rest to low your blood pressure.
Take your medicine regularly if prescribed, and talk to your doctor if have questions.
Take your physical activity everyday such as walk. The time limit of your moderate activity must be 30 minutes.
Do not drink alcohol and smoking causes your blood pressure to elevate because of the stimulants in the cigarette smoke.
Eat more fruits, vegetables, grains, and low-fat dairy foods.
Read nutrition labels. You can find sodium in almost all packaged foods. Remember eat low salt foods to help to control the level of your blood pressure.
Make the diet plan; it will help you to reduce your wait. Do not put up the lot of weight in a very short time.
Blood pressure rises during period of anger and stress. Learn relaxation techniques during stress or anger.