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How can high blood pressure cause a heart attack?

High blood pressure progressively leads to hardening of all blood vessels in the body including the coronary arteries that supply the heart muscle. As a consequence, the coronary arteries slowly, become narrowed, limiting the amount of blood flow in the heart. Without oxygen the heart muscle is unable to contract efficiently and suddenly stops its activity, that is heart attack.

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This is why it is SO important to make sure your magnesium levels are high enough. Magnesium is needed to relax the blood vessels and therefore, keep blood pressure at a good level.

ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/156...

ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/103...

nutritionalmagnesium.org/ca...

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Thank you! The magnesium links were great. Especially the last one about Hawthorne and magnesium.

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