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High Blood Pressure - Other Treatment

Alternative or complementary medicine treatments that help reduce stress and improve quality of life may have some effect on blood pressure. These treatments include:

Many of the complementary medicine options listed above don't cost much and are probably not harmful. But it is best to work with your doctor when using these other methods along with traditional medical treatments.

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Omega-3 Fish Oil Supplements for High Blood Pressure

In the past 10 years, many Americans have turned to omega-3 fish oil supplements. Dietary fish and fish oil supplements have benefits for healthy people and also those with heart disease. Omega-3 fish oil contains both docosahexaenoic acid (DHA) and eicosapentaenoic acid (EPA). Omega-3 fatty acids are very important in preventing and managing heart disease. Findings show omega-3 fish oil may help to: Lower blood pressure Reduce triglycerides Slow the development of plaque in the arteries ...

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    Last Updated: March 12, 2014
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