Keeping Your Blood Pressure in Check

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Heart disease and stroke are among the leading causes of death in middle-aged and older adults. That is why keeping your blood pressure in check is essential to avoid hypertension and its resulting complications. Although prescription medications can help treat hypertension, a more effective and natural treatment method is to adopt healthy lifestyle habits.

Here are some effective tips for keeping your blood pressure normal:

  • Consuming a nutritious and well-balanced diet. It is essential to limit your sodium intake while also eating plenty of fruits, vegetables, and whole grains. DASH is the recommended meal plan (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) by experts
  • Increasing physical activity through regular exercise
  • Avoiding unhealthy habits such as excessive alcohol consumption and cigarette smoking
  • Reducing stress through relaxation activities such as meditation or listening to music.

If you are looking for a home health aide in Westerville, Ohio, who can assist your loved one in monitoring their blood pressure and helping them live a healthy life, Buckeye Home Health Care can provide you with the best, most compassionate, and most skilled one.

When your loved one needs nursing at home, our skilled nursing in Chillicothe, Ohio, has handled various cases with unique care requirements. These services will be administered by a Registered Nurse, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), or Nursing Assistant.

We also provide the following services, physical therapy, occupational therapy, wound care, and speech therapy.

For further inquiries on our home health care services in Ohio, you can reach out to us at 740-773-0305.

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