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13 Ways To Lower Blood Pressure Naturally

Easy home remedies to go from high blood pressure to low blood pressure<p>By<p>double brai/shutterstock<p>High blood pressure plays a contributing role in more than 15% of deaths in the United States, according to a Harvard study. Although it causes no symptoms, high blood pressure boosts the risks of …

Diabetes

The Tea That Lowers Blood Pressure

A recipe that pleases your taste buds—and your heart<p>The hibiscus flower is revered for its beauty, and it deserves equal respect for its healing powers. Many species have been used in traditional medicine, in addition to providing beverage teas. The tea is sour and tart—think cranberries—so people …

Food
Vietnam

The Global Water Crisis

As California (and the world) grows thirstier, investors are looking at water in a new way.<p>The United Nations predicts that about half the world’s population will be living in areas of high water stress by 2030, with some of the poorest and fastest-growing regions the most affected.<p>A major driver …

Failing rains

One of the worst droughts in decades continues to threaten the futures of children across Ethiopia.<p>In 2015 the main rainy season failed in Ethiopia, …

Amid deadly floods, Texas' Brazos River crests at record 54 feet

<b>RICHMOND, Texas</b> -- Residents of some rural southeastern Texas counties were bracing for more flooding Tuesday along a river that had reached a …

What Happens When the American Southwest Runs Out of Water?

We thought we conquered the desert, but it was only a draw.<p>Here, courtesy of <i>Time</i>, is a nice photo from space of the current state of Lake Mead as compared to what used to be Lake Mead. As it happens, there is less of Lake Mead than there ever has been before, which is a problem because Lake Mead is …

Snorkeling