Tag Archives: Salt

Hypertension – Part 2 – treatment with lifestyle modification


By Julian Booker, MD You have been to see your healthcare provider and much to your chagrin, you have been diagnosed with high blood pressure. Naturally, the first thing that goes through your mind is “what does this mean for … Continue reading

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Hypertension – Part 1 – the why


By Julian Booker, MD Hypertension, also called high blood pressure, is the condition where one or both of your blood pressure values are elevated. When looking at your blood pressure recording you will notice two numbers. The top and bottom … Continue reading

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Heart Failure: How Much Salt Can I Eat?


By Jason L. Guichard, MD, PhD Heart failure is a devastating disease. By 2030, it is estimated that almost 1 in every 30 Americans will have heart failure. Right now, heart failure is the most common cause of hospitalization among … Continue reading

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