10 Signs of Low Blood Pressure

10 Signs of Low Blood Pressure. Hypotension, or low blood pressure, is when systolic pressure is below 90, and diastolic pressure is below 60. Low blood pressure is a red flag because it indicates inadequate blood flow to the vital organs including the heart and brain. For healthy people, low blood pressure may be of no consequence. Sometimes, however, it […]

High Blood Pressure | Hypertension | Nucleus Health

High blood pressure, or hypertension is a common condition in which the force of blood on the walls of your arteries is often too high. Arteries are the blood vessels that carry blood away from your heart to supply your tissues with oxygen and nutrients. In your heart, two chambers, called ventricles, contract with each heartbeat to push blood to […]

Hypertension and Dementia

There’s a growing body of research on how blood pressure affects risk for cognitive decline and dementia. Two studies published in the current issue of JAMA add important pieces to that puzzle. Blood pressure control, especially in midlife, could be a very strong way for this country and the world to consider, how do we tackle dementia, which is going […]