Causes of high blood pressure

Due to the high growth of population as well and the increase of dementia, it is of significance that we preserve our general well-being and health. Among the many ways to do so is by regulating our blood pressure. Before regulation blood pressure, however, we must understand some of the main causes of high blood pressure. What many people do not know is that blood pressure can be avoided through self-control, awareness and the commitment to look after our general health. Read on to get an idea of what results to high blood pressure.

Causes of high blood pressure

  • Excess salt intake. This is among the major causes of high blood pressure. High intake of salt leads to the tightening of blood vessels hence increasing resistance during blood flow. When there is a difficulty in blood flow, you are automatically going hypertension way.
  • Excess sugar. Too much of sugar leads to hypertension as well. Sugar in drinks, cereals, cakes, muffins, and biscuits causes more harm to the body.
  • Obesity. This is another cause of hypertension. It is a major problem in the western world. Obesity is affecting both children and adults. Excess fat squeezes the blood vessels making it hard for the blood to flow freely with such you will be diagnosed with hypertension at the end of the day.
  • Smoking. Get means of getting rid of nicotine in your blood if you have any. In simple terms, stop smoking. Every puff turns your blood a little blue and less red. With that, you are depriving the brain the energy required to function as it should.
  • Alcohol intake. Persistent and excessive alcohol intake is a major cause of high blood pressure as well. What is excess drinking? The medical literature explains it as taking more than two drinks in a day.
  • Poor sleep. Lack of sleep falls in the list of causes of high blood pressure as well. Many people think that sleeping long to feel relaxed is a luxury or laziness, medically it is very healthy to sleep and rest. It helps rejuvenate the brain and allows for proper blood supply in the brains.
  • Depression, loneliness, and anxiety. All the above can lead to hypertension. The mentioned conditions affect the mind and blood flow to the heart.
  • Noise. Excess noise especially that which irritates the ears can lead to increased heart rate. If you have to be in a noisy place, please put on ear protectors.

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How to find the best massage center

It has been medically proven that pressure applied on the external body especially on the area with stiff muscles helps get them back to normal even without medication. The body accumulates toxins and acids which get clotted in a specific area depending on the level of strain. Such problems are not only the cause of stiff muscles; stress is a possible cause as well. Going for a massage from time to time, therefore, benefits your body more compared taking painkillers. At times a single session will help, other times you will have to go for multiple session to get healed. To get the right massage, you should get services from the right massage center. Below are tips to help you in choosing the best massage Center.

Choosing a massage Center

Ask your acquaintances

There is nothing to be ashamed of in going for a massage. Possibly among your friends and family, some have been there for massage therapies. Approach them with any questions you might have, and in the process, you will hear them mention the best massage centers they ever visited. In the many mentioned names, some might be familiar. Having gotten firsthand reviews, seek to get all other details from the therapists. Such details will help you in making the right choice.

Local directions

It is advisable that you choose a wellness center near your home or office. That way it will be easy to communicate. You can as well visit them any time compared to traveling far to get a massage. The disadvantage with long distance traveling for a massage is that you will get tired again when returning home.

Search the internet

The internet acts as a local directory where you can filter your searches. It is possible to get reviews from customers who have already visited the wellness center for a massage before. Reviews help a lot in making the right decision. You will not waste money on poor services. More information about the center can be found on the company’s websites. Here, you will get a list of all services offered and the expected results.

Contact them

Reach the massage center of your choice either through email or phone call. Some things including promptness in answering questions will be learned during the conversation. You will as well get to assess the level of customer service and services offered.…

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Intimidated by the thought of running for 12 hours? Don’t be! There are no DNFs in a timed race. Come out and run your first marathon, 50k, or 50 mile in a well supported and encouraging environment. Or plan on all 12 hours.. you’d be amazed at what you can do!
2011 race date announced!! The second annual MTD 12 Hour will take place May 14, 2011. Registration will open January 1. Stay tuned for more updates!
Be sure to check out the results page which shows overall, age group, individual lap and landmark distance splits. Also on the results page: awesome race reports!

Where: Seneca Park 2222 Saint Paul Street Rochester, NY 14621

When: Saturday, May 14, 2011

7 AM – 7 PM

What:Timed race on approximately half mile paved asphalt footpath surrounding Trout Lake in beautiful Seneca Park. Participants will have 12 hours to walk or run as many loops as they can.

Seneca Park is situated along the great Genessee River. A quiet urban park, it is home to several species of friendly (and not so friendly!) waterfowl. The park is tucked behind The Seneca Park Zoo and is surrounded by hiking trails, sheltered picnic tables and wide open fields – making this race an event to be enjoyed by the whole family. Come and experience the competition and camaraderie at the only 12 hour race in Western New York!

Proceeds from the race will benefit… to be announced!

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