High blood pressure can be counteracted through supplements

01/2/2013 | FoodConsumer.org

An analysis of 17 studies indicates that fish oil supplements are effective in reducing diastolic and systolic blood pressure, offering a path toward treating or preventing hypertension. "The small but statistically significant effects of fish-oil supplements in hypertensive participants in this review have important implications for population health and lowering the risk of stroke and ischaemic heart disease," the study authors said.

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