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Sodium Cause High Blood Pressure Resources

Below are top resources on SparkPeople for Sodium Cause High Blood Pressure.

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High Blood Pressure? Have a DASH of Spark

For years, battling high blood pressure meant throwing out the salt shaker and throwing on the sweatpants. We now know that there’s more to the picture. Exercise and maintaining a healthy weight have always been powerful tools for managing...  Read more

Shakin' It Up with the Skinny on Salt

Even if you are not a potato chip and pretzel junkie, you’re probably eating more salt than you realize. Sodium, the main ingredient in table salt, can hide in places you don’t suspect, like in ketchup, frozen dinners, instant hot cereals...  Read more

12 Heart-Smart Tips You Haven't Heard

When I flip my calendar to February, two things usually come to my mind. One, I’m getting tired of the cold and snowy winter, and two, Valentine’s Day is coming. Now, I don’t know how you feel about this “holiday," but I...  Read more

The Art of Eating Naked

When was the last time you ate naked? No, I’m not talking about that pizza you ate in bed last weekend, so please put your pants back on. I’m talking about whipping up lunch or dinner without condiments, sauces or the other extras we...  Read more

Easy Ways to Cut Sodium Intake

You consume sodium every single day, and that's a good thing! Our bodies need sodium to help maintain water and mineral balances and blood volume. But too much of a good thing (sodium in this case) can have negative effects on your health, such a...  Read more

Blood pressure down, weight down...for once going
Updated 7/26/2016 7:48:05 PM

Blood pressure down, weight down...for once going to the doctors office was positive and not negative! Now, I just need to stop smoking...hmm.....  Read more

Low sodium diet is tough! Family has a history of
Updated 7/26/2016 4:43:21 PM

Low sodium diet is tough! Family has a history of bp and heart problems and they are starting to creep onto me. Any tips for reducing bp or good low sodium recipies?...  Read more

#starving #orcraving? After doing a high intensity
Updated 7/26/2016 1:34:49 PM

#starving #orcraving? After doing a high intensity workout like insanity through out the day my body is so so hungry! Any ideas in easy snacks or filling meals?...  Read more

Anybody doing high carb vegan ? #vegan
Updated 7/27/2016 8:13:01 PM

Anybody doing high carb vegan ? #vegan...  Read more

Why does Spark set my carb macro so high (50%)? Sh
Updated 7/25/2016 3:36:18 PM

Why does Spark set my carb macro so high (50%)? Shouldn't I be eating more than 20% protein?...  Read more

Blood Pressure Information

Description of High Blood PressureHigh blood pressure is a common disease in which blood flows through blood vessels (arteries) at higher than normal pressures.Measuring Blood PressureBlood pressure is the force of blood pushing against the walls of...  Read more

Cut the salt!

Cutting the salt in your food will reduce water retention, your blood pressure, and reduce your chance for heart disease....  Read more

South Beach Diet (Lifestyle!)

For anyone who follows or wants to learn the SB way of eating. Lets be healthy together. SB is recommended by many doctors and dieticians; its good for blood sugar and reducing dietary fat....  Read more

Small Dietary Changes Could Save Billions in Health Care Costs

We all know that too much sodium is bad for your health. But did you know just how bad it is for our wallets? According to new research, if Americans could cut their sodium intake to the levels recommended by health experts, the country would save a...  Read more

Spotlight on High Blood Pressure: The 'Silent Killer'

Happy May! Have you moved past the ''resolution'' phase and established a consistent diet and exercise routine?  Hopefully your new lifestyle consists of healthy habits and you are really starting to get a feel for what it takes...  Read more