Hypertension also known as high blood pressure, is a long term medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is persistently elevated. High blood pressure however is a major risk factor for coronary artery disease, stroke, heart failure, dementia etc.,
According to Ayurveda, following are the general types of imbalances responsible for most chronic conditions, including hypertension:
Depression is a mental health disorder characterised by persistently depressed mood and aversion to activity that can affect a person's thoughts, behavior, feelings, and sense of well-being. A depressed mood is a normal temporary reaction to life events such as loss of a loved one. It is also a symptom of some physical diseases and a side effect of some drugs and medical treatments.