Prevalence & Risk Factors of Pre-Hypertension & Hypertension in an Affluent North Indian Population (Report)

Prevalence & Risk Factors of Pre-Hypertension & Hypertension in an Affluent North Indian Population (Report)

Background & objectives: Urban Indians have a high prevalence of insulin resistance, hypertension and cardiovascular disease. We studied the prevalence of pre-hypertension and hypertension, as well their association with cardiovascular risk factors, in a north Indian upper socio-economic population. Methods: A total of 1746 adults (age [greater than or equal to] 30 yr) residing in […]

5: 2 Diet for Diabetics: Control Your Diabetes for Life: TLC Diet for Diabetes Hypertension Healthy Heart Dash Diet Guide for Beginners: Control Blood Pressure (Low Sodium)

5: 2 Diet for Diabetics: Control Your Diabetes for Life: TLC Diet for Diabetes Hypertension Healthy Heart Dash Diet Guide for Beginners: Control Blood Pressure (Low Sodium)

Every recipe includes detailed information about calories, fat, saturated fat, cholesterol, carbs, total sugar, dietary fiber and protein.These recipes will help you in your daily intake of protein, high fiber and healthy fat, at the same time restrict your calories, sugar and saturated fat. You can adopt 5:2 approaches to lose weight and help you […]

Hypertension & Pre-Hypertension in Developing Countries (Commentary) (Report)

Hypertension & Pre-Hypertension in Developing Countries (Commentary) (Report)

Hypertension is reported to be the fourth contributor to premature death in developed countries and the seventh in developing countries (1). Recent reports indicate that nearly 1 billion adults (more than a quarter of the world’s population) had hypertension in 2000, and this is predicted to increase to 1.56 billion by 2025 (2). Earlier reports […]