Thanks for your reply.
Basically he seems to have developed essential hypertension, which is increased blood pressure without any identifiable cause.
Normally in a healthy adult blood pressure should be lower than 140/90 mm of Hg and the pulse rate should be between 60 and 100.
In most people with high blood pressure, there are no symptoms.
Presently I would suggest weight loss, exercise, and low sodium intake. Also you must know that the essential mineral which is the biggest key to prevention and treatment of heart disease is magnesium. Many studies have shown that patients with high blood pressure have a magnesium deficiency.
Hence in addition to multivitamins, you can also take a good mineral formula that includes zinc, copper, boron, iodine, cobalt, manganese, molybdenum, vanadium, chromium, selenium, calcium, and magnesium. Eating plenty of fresh fruits and vegetables and drinking plenty of water is also beneficial. Cutting back on sugar and caffeine may also be helpful.
Some studies have shown that beet juice can also be helpful in reducing blood pressure.
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If his blood pressure is not reduced even with the above measures, or if he has symptoms such as headaches or dizziness, then you may need to hasten the appointment with your doctor, since he may require medications for the control of his blood pressure.
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