oa Professional Nursing Today - An approach to preventing and treating hypertension through life style modification : clinical
|Article Title||An approach to preventing and treating hypertension through life style modification : clinical|
|© Publisher:||Medpharm Publications|
|Journal||Professional Nursing Today|
|Publication Date||Sep 2006|
|Pages||18 - 22|
It is possible to prevent the development of hypertension and to lower blood pressure levels by simply adopting a healthy lifestyle. Implementing these changes can also reduce the development of other cardiovascular diseases. Health care workers can only assess and manage hypertension adequately if the patient is educated and convinced that lifestyle changes are essential and the most cost-effective method of obviating cardio-vascular disease.
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