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Diabetes: Diabetics Should Not Have A High Carb Diet Due To Blood Pressure

Diabetes: Diabetics Should Not Have A High Carb Diet Due To Blood Pressure

New studies evaluating the effects of high-carbohydrate and high- monounsaturated fat diets indicate that patients with type 2 diabetes suffered of modestly raises blood pressure after being exposed to 14 weeks of a high-carbohydrate diet compared to a diet high in monounsaturated fat. One diet consisted in a high-carbohydrate diet consisting of 55 per cent … Read more

Blood Pressure Checking

OPERATING PROCEDURE Position the pressure cuff Practice the following procedure several times to become familiar with the equipment.  Before checking, relax and rest for at least 15 minutes. This will reduce the error due to physical activity.  If you are right-handed, slip the pressure cuff over your left arm with left palm facing up.  Sitting … Read more