Monthly Archives: February 2016

Things To Do To Lower High Blood Pressure

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High blood pressure usually occurs because of various reasons. It may be because of stress or anxiety or it may also be because of eating fried and fatty food products. These are just a couple of the possible reasons but there are various complications that can be felt because of high blood pressure. For instance, you may have some issues with poor circulation and at the same time, you may also have some issues with your heart. The more that you experience high blood pressure, the higher your risk for heart attack and stroke.

You have to remember that there are different things that you can do in order to lower your high blood pressure:

Exercise Regularly – You have to remember that high blood pressure can be brought about by obesity. If you would exercise regularly, you will be improving the circulation of your blood all over your body which means that you will be lowering your blood pressure.

Focus on Your Diet – You have to remember that now is the time for you to pay attention to your diet. You need to lessen the number of snacks that you take throughout the day and choose the right products to eat.

Manage the Stress That You Go Through Everyday – Stress is not something that you should experience on a daily basis. If you are always feeling stressed, your heart will get strained.

If you can do the above mentioned things, you will effectively lower your blood pressure. The cause of hypertension may vary but the things you can do to improve your condition will also help you out.

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Final defense

Obligatory photo. From left to right: Maja, Naomi, Gabbie and Rio with their thesis mentor

This was taken last month after their final defense. They passed the presentation with flying colors. They are into finishing touches of the animation project and will join the school exhibit next school term. I’m proud of you and your group. I know the difficulties and the sleepless nights you all went through to finish your thesis. Good luck on the exhibit.