The contributing risk of high blood pressure to stroke and other cardiac conditions has been well documented. The minister of health in Brazil has a recommendation for combating high blood pressure:

Brazil’s health minister has a remedy for the nation’s high-blood-pressure problem: More sex.

Minister Jose Temporao says adults should be exercising more to help keep their blood pressure down — and he says a good cardiovascular workout includes sex, “always with protection, obviously.“”

link: Brazil health minister prescribes more sex

One would assume that, in Brazil, there will be more requests for assistance in striving for good cardiac health.

Catherine Forsythe