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A Medically Proven Therapy that Prevents Cancer and Chronic Diseases

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A Medically Proven Therapy that Prevents Cancer and Chronic Diseases
It’s true, and there is irrefutable evidence on how to lower your risk of developing chronic diseases including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, cancer, hypertension, obesity, depression and osteoporosis.

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Is there a COVID 19 - Hypertension Connection?

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Is there a COVID 19 - Hypertension Connection?
There has been speculation on social media sites that people with hypertension should stop taking ACE-1 and ARB medications. To date, there hasn’t been any conclusive research on COVID-19 and hypertension, but based on statistical evidence there appears to be an association, as there does with age.

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March is Essential Tremors Month

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March is Essential Tremors Month
Essential tremor is a neurological condition that mostly causes a rhythmic trembling of the hands while performing a task such as eating, writing, dressing, drinking or when holding a posture such as with the arms outstretched in front of the body. The tremor can also affect the head, voice, legs and trunk.

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Do you have White Coat or Masked Hypertension?

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Do you have White Coat or Masked Hypertension?

Does your blood pressure rise when you go to your doctor?  White Coat Hypertension, sometimes referred to as “isolated hypertension” or “white coat syndrome” is defined as a phenomenon in people that have higher than their normal blood pressure in a clinical setting.

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Happy February Heart Month Everyone!

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Happy February Heart Month Everyone!

Did you know that 9/10 Canadians will develop hypertension during their lifetime?*

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