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What foods hypertensive patients should avoid.?

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Dr. Amar Dalsania answered

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Minimize salt: Generally it is a good idea to minimize salt intake as this will contribute to your blood pressure. Anything with high salt, processed foods, etc should be avoided when possible.

Answered 5/6/2015

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Dr. Shari Schabowski answered

Specializes in Emergency Medicine

Healthy Diet: A healthy diet without excessive salt or fatty foods is best. Concentrate on vegetables and fruits. Avoid fast foods. Exercise regulalry. Monitor BP daily and take medication as prescribed.

Answered 9/29/2016

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