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The 36 adults who were tasked with treating others showed lower blood pressure than the 37 who were assigned to spend money on themselves. Brennan Kilbane, Allure, "How Random Acts of Kindness Can Improve Your Health and Wellbeing," 1 Aug. 2018 Heat lover consumed 2,500 mg less salt a day and had lower blood pressure than those who preferred milder fare, per a study in the journal Hypertension. Aviva Patz And Karyn Repinski, Woman's Day, "10 Natural Ways to Lower Your Blood Pressure," 20 Aug. 2018 Last week, he was discharged from a Maine hospital after being admitted due to low blood pressure. Sarah Hallam, CNN, "George H.W. Bush just became the first former US president to turn 94," 12 June 2018 Patients in the intensive treatment had a higher rate of certain side effects such as hypotension—or abnormally low blood pressure—and electrolyte abnormalities. Peter Loftus, WSJ, "Aggressive Blood Pressure Treatment Reduces Cognitive Risk, Study Says," 25 July 2018 But fasting comes with its own caveats: a higher risk of binge eating, low blood pressure, irritability and headaches. Mark Barna, Discover Magazine, "Not So Fast," 24 Sep. 2018 He was hospitalized over Memorial Day for low blood pressure and fatigue but was released on June 4. Rachel Siegel, Washington Post, "George H.W. Bush makes history by celebrating his 94th birthday," 12 June 2018 McGrath said that Bush was brought to the hospital because of low blood pressure and fatigue. Alix Langone, Time, "George H.W. Bush Hospitalized For Low Blood Pressure and Fatigue in Maine," 27 May 2018 The nation’s 41st president was receiving calls and taking it easy at his seaside home eight days after being released from a hospital where he was treated for low blood pressure, said Chief of Staff Jean Becker. Washington Post, "National Digest: June 12, 2018," 12 June 2018

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