Cardiovascular Disease is a general term for conditions affecting the heart or blood vessels. It’s usually associated with a build-up of fatty deposits inside the arteries (atherosclerosis) and an increased risk of blood clots.
Cholesterol is a fatty substance made in the liver. It aids in the production of various hormones and is a vital building block of our cells. Proper cholesterol levels are important to good health, elevated blood levels of cholesterol greatly increase the risks associated with heart disease.
What Causes High Cholesterol?
Eating too much saturated fat, lack of exercise, being overweight, smoking, diabetes, family history, age.
How Can Nutritional Therapy help Reduce High Cholesterol
There are many ways to approach lowering cholesterol through diet, including decreasing absorption, increasing excretion, and decreasing production.
High or raised blood pressure also called hypertension, is blood pressure that is higher than normal.
What causes high blood pressure?
Diet, lack of exercise, stress, smoking.
How can natural therapy help treat high blood pressure?
By addressing dietary factors and lifestyle, nutritional therapy may identify the root cause for your elevated blood pressure. A bespoke nutritional and lifestyle protocol may contribute to a reduction in blood pressure.