A 56-year-old male asked:
what foods hypertensive patients should avoid.?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Amar Dalsania answered
15 years experience Hospital-based practice
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 on May 6, 2015
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 on Sep 29, 2016
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