Practicing religion was the secret ingredient, added to lifestyle changes, that helped a group of Black people reduce their high blood pressure, according to a new study published Tuesday in the scientific journal Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes.
Researchers used volunteers who suffer from high blood pressure and also attend church to see how certain religious practices would affect their hypertension. (Source: Black America Web) Black folks, already by far the most religious group in America, have been disproportionately diagnosed with hypertension.
Surprisingly enough, researchers were able to find a link between heart health and Christianity. Fascinating! click on the link below for this enlightening story!