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Blood Pressure and Weight

"Which Single Behavior Best Prevents High Blood Pressure? One critical trait emerged when researchers reviewed smoking and drinking habits, weight, diet and exercise... a healthy weight is the No. 1 behavior to prevent unhealthy blood pressure levels." High blood pressure at young ages is linked to heart disease and stroke. People who maintained a healthy body weight were 41 percent less likely to see their blood pressure rise as they approached middle age. For more information on this University of Alabama study, read https://buff.ly/2xDpDj6.  


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