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Some people believe herbal medicines and alternative treatments help in dealing with their condition. Remember, it is important to partner with your healthcare provider when considering complimentary or alternative medicine, as this may impact your treatment plan. It is wise to find out what helps and what hurts before you use it.

Complimentary and Alternative Medicine

Herbal Therapy (Houston VAMC)

Meditation for Health Purposes (National Institutes of Health National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine)

High Blood Pressure and Kidney Disease (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)

Stress and High Blood Pressure: What's the Connection? (Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research)

High Blood Pressure and Heart Attack (The Cleveland Clinic)

High Blood Pressure and Diabetes (PDF)(American Diabetes Association)

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Reviewed/Updated Date: April 10 , 2007
Clinical Advisory Board Sponsor: Dr. James F. Burris
Clinical Subject Matter Experts: Dr. Steven H. Graham, Dr Patel, Dr. Melanie Sberna, Dr. Marianne Shaughnessey
Patient Education Subject Matter Experts: Kitty Toms, Charlene Stokamer

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