More than nine in 10 older adults have some type of chronic disease, and almost 8 in 10 have more than one. So chances are, you’ll have one sooner or later. But there are things you can do to live a healthier life.
Maintaining wellbeing of the kidneys
Inside the kidney is an intricate arrangement of tiny blood vessels (arterioles and venules) interwoven and covered with the tubules of the kidneys.
Living on busy road can raise blood pressure
People living near busy roads are at significantly higher risk of having raised blood pressure, researchers have found.Traffic fumes and noise both increase a person’s risk of what doctors call hypertension....
Air pollution can affect blood pressure
Long-term exposure to urban air pollution incrementally increases the risk of high blood pressure, according to a study released Tuesday of more than 41,000 European city-dwellers.
Nigeria, other low-income countries bear 75% of global hypertension burden
In an analysis of global health differences in hypertension occurrence, researchers find that high blood pressure is more common in low- and middle-income countries for the first time.
Clinical studies find spirituality helps recovery
However, spiritual thinker and healer Mary Baker Eddy discovered, one hundred and fifty years ago that spiritual understanding in and of itself results in consistently reliable, permanent healing.