How a DASH diet could help lower your blood pressure. Our expert explains.
Patients often ask whether so-called “white coat” hypertension is anything to be worried about. This is a phenomenon in which people have a higher-than-normal blood pressure reading only at the doctor’s office, while their blood pressure is normal under more relaxed conditions at home.
The terms “sudden cardiac arrest” and “heart attack” are often used as if they’re the same. Here’s how these two life-threatening heart conditions differ.