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Overview Thoroughly revised and updated, this practical guide to hypertension offers a medically safe program for lowering blood pressure with minimum drug therapy, describes a range of alternative and natural hypertension control therapies, and includes a month of recipes low in fat and sodium. Reprint. 30,000 first printing.
Publishers Description Now completely revised and updated, the proven hypertension treatment plan that reduces your reliance on potentially harmful medications Hypertension is called the silent disease because it often gives no warning signs or symptoms. Its impact can be devastating: Both coronary heart disease and strokes are closely related to hypertension. But there is hope. In this fully updated and revised edition of his classic work, Dr. Robert L. Rowan draws on the latest medical findings to help you prevent high blood pressure, cope with it if it occurs, and lower your blood pressure through sensible, inexpensive natural means. He explains how to work with your doctor in developing a program that suits your personality, age, physiology, weight, and personal habits. Here, you'll learn all you need to know about:
New tests that indicate the presence of high blood pressure in the absence of symptoms
Alternative techniques -- from acupuncture to biofeedback to aromatherapy -- that can relieve stress and lower blood pressure
Natural hypotensive therapies, exercises, and foods -- including the amazing cholesterol-fighting omega-3 oils
Prescription and over-the-counter drugs that can affect blood pressure
The lowdown on diet, including a month of healthful menus and dozens of quick-and-easy recipes
With a comprehensive list of helpful Web sites and a fully updated bibliography, "Control High Blood Pressure Without Drugs" brings you the information you need to manage your blood pressure and live a healthier life.
Citations And Professional Reviews Control High Blood Pressure Without Drugs: A Complete Hypertension Handbook by Robert Rowan & Constance Schrader has been reviewed by professional book reviewers and journalists at the following establishments -
Publishers Weekly - 04/02/2001 page 60
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.2" Width: 6.14" Height: 0.92" Weight: 0.9 lbs.
Release Date May 15, 2001
Edition Revised and Upd
ISBN 0684873281 ISBN13 9780684873282
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More About Robert Rowan & Constance Schrader
Robert Rowan, M.D., is a clinical professor at New York University Medical School and the coauthor of two other books. He lives in New York City.