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While they are not a substitute for medication, alternative therapies such as transcendental meditation and isometric exercise can be effective in a battle against high blood pressure, according to a new report in the journal Hypertension.
The American Heart Association announced Monday that the scientific evidence linking air pollution to heart attacks, strokes and cardiovascular death has â€œsubstantially strengthened, and people, particularly those at high cardiovascular risk, should limit their exposure."
We are used to thinking of heart disease as a product of genetic factors or lifestyle choices, such as what we eat and how much we exercise. There is another road to heart disease: breathing.
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