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The Baker IDI Blood Pressure Diet and Lifestyle Plan : More Than 50 Delicious Recipes - Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute

The Baker IDI Blood Pressure Diet and Lifestyle Plan

More Than 50 Delicious Recipes

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Published: 26th February 2014
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High blood pressure is more common than you think. It is responsible for 7.6 million deaths around the world each year, and the older you get, the greater the risk. It is a leading cause of stroke and heart disease so if you've been diagnosed with high blood pressure, you need to take it seriously. The good news is that there are ways to reduce it, through a combination of diet and lifestyle changes, medical treatment and follow-up and this book explains how.

In this comprehensive guide, the internationally renowned Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute tells you everything you need to know about high blood pressure – including what causes it, complications, medication, and strategies for reducing it. In addition, there are more than 80 easy, delicious recipes to get you on the road to reducing your blood pressure. The Baker IDI Blood Pressure Diet and Lifestyle Plan will help you manage your blood pressure and take control of your health.

About the Author

Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute is an independent, internationally renowned medical research facility working on the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Its six main areas of research are: population studies and profiling, human physiology and behavioural science, metabolism, diabetic complications, vascular biology and hypertension, and cardiology and therapeutics. The Institute also runs a multidisciplinary, evidence-based diabetes clinic, helps train health professionals and collaborates on international research projects involving heart disease and diabetes.

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    This book is a diet and recipe book with a lot of useful information for people with high blood pressure. It also has great recipes for everyone.

    It's a very helpful book if you want to change your lifestyle to reduce your blood pressure, and eat well.

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    Great general health book

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      Great general health and nutrition book with yummy recipes and evidence-based explanations. A great help in the path to making permanent healthy changes in middle age.

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      Excellent book

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        This book makes the reasons for high blood pressure very clear. I have certainly changed my diet to try & reduce my blood pressure. I am also on medication for it.

        It was recommended by a friend who also thought the book was really good. The book is also very attractive with a lovely layout.

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        Very informative

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          The book was very informative and contained exactly what I needed to know regarding High Blood Pressure including lifestyle choices that can assist and some very delicious and easy to prepare recipes

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          ISBN: 9780143567639
          ISBN-10: 0143567632
          Audience: General
          Format: Paperback
          Language: English
          Number Of Pages: 288
          Published: 26th February 2014
          Country of Publication: AU
          Dimensions (cm): 24.5 x 21.1  x 1.8
          Weight (kg): 24.5
          Edition Number: 1