Category: Heart Health

New Study: Lowering Levels of this Common Condition Could Prevent 100,000 Early Deaths Each Year

blood pressure

Researchers from the University of Utah have projected that aggressively lowering blood pressure could help prevent more than 100,000 deaths in the United States each year. Blood Pressure According to Nicole Crane, BS, NTP of InVite Health, in the United States alone, 72 million adults, nearly one third of all people over the tender age…


New Analysis: Blood Pressure Levels Rising Worldwide

blood pressure

According to a new analysis published in the Journal of the American Medical Association and based on more than 8 million people from 154 countries across 844 studies, elevated blood pressure is a worldwide concern. Certain foods and heart health supplements can make a major difference in cardiovascular wellness and help to support specific vascular-related…


Can Magnesium Regulate Blood Pressure? by Nicole Crane, BS, NTP

Written by Nicole Crane BS, NTP In the United States alone, 72 million adults (nearly one third of all people over the tender age of 20) have high blood pressure, according to the National Heart and Lung Association. Worldwide, the number of people expected to have elevated blood pressure has been estimated to climb to…


Could Vitamin B6 Protect Heart Disease Patients from Sudden Death

What is Coronary Artery Disease? Coronary artery disease (also known as ischemic heart disease) occurs when cholesterol plaque builds up in arteries inside the heart stiffening them and reducing the volume of blood supplied to the heart muscle. It includes a group of diseases that include stable angina, unstable angina, myocardial infarction, and sudden cardiac…


Combining 3 Ingredients to Fight Against Heart Disease

In April of 2016, scientists from Cardiff University and Cultech Ltd set out to research the benefits of combining three ingredients – marine fish oil, cocoa extract and phytosterols – “as a means of preventing atherosclerosis, or “furring” of the arteries.” According to Science Daily, atherosclerosis is a major cause of heart disease that kills…