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High blood pressure risk in seniors lowers with volunteering, increases with negative social interactions

High blood pressure risk in seniors lowers with volunteering and increases with negative social interactions. The study found that blood pressure in those who volunteered for at least 200 hours a year was lowered by at least 40 percent. The … The post High blood pressure risk in seniors lowers with volunteering, increases with negative social interactions appeared first on Bel Marra Health - Breaking Health News and Health Information.
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