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May 08 2013

Can Beetroot Extract Reduce Blood Pressure?

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The medical journal, Hypertension, has just published new research data which shows that taking beetroot juice every day could help to reduce blood pressure. Beetroot Extract

The study was limited in scale, but showed that people suffering from high blood pressure drinking 250ml of beetroot juice a day experienced a decrease in blood pressure of about 10 mm Hg.

Professor Amrita Ahluwalia from The Barts and The London Medical School, UK,  observes that while the nitrate found in the juice was low – at around 0.2g – it still had a demonstrable affect.

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