Nutrition, Lifestyle Factors, and Blood Pressure

Nutrition, Lifestyle Factors, and Blood Pressure

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Even though enormous advancements have been made in identifying evidence-based lifestyle strategies for hypertension prevention and management, little progress has been made in implementing these proven strategies. Nutrition, Lifestyle Factors, and Blood Pressure compiles practical, science-based information for health care providers to provide effective lifestyle interventions for blood pressure care. Divided into three sections, the book features: Evidence-based blood pressure control and relevant considerations for real-life situations Special considerations in blood pressure control and lifestyle modification among children and adolescents, during pregnancy, and among those with diabetes Practical tools that health care providers can put into practice in particular settings An excellent supplement to existing resources, Nutrition, Lifestyle Factors, and Blood Pressure shortens the gap between current understanding of the science about lifestyle factors and blood pressure and the actual implementation of the scienceAPPENDIX NICHQ IMPLEMENTATION GUIDE Expert Committee Recommendations on the Assessment, Prevention and Treatment of Child and Adolescent Overweight and Obesitya€”2007: An Implementation Guide from the Childhoodanbsp;...

Title:Nutrition, Lifestyle Factors, and Blood Pressure
Author:Pao-Hwa Lin, Laura P. Svetkey
Publisher:CRC Press - 2012-06-25


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