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In this respect, increasing population coverage by arterial tension measurement actions is an important component of the activities of primary health care institutions.
Motor or physical activity conditions an increase in arterial compliance, changes in arterial tension, plasmatic lipids, lipoproteins, and metabolism in general, effects considered protectors for the onset of primary and secondary cardiovascular effects4.
When we get angry, the heart rate, arterial tension and testosterone production increases, cortisol (the stress hormone) decreases, and the left hemisphere of the brain becomes more stimulated, according to the investigation lead by scientists from the University of Valencia (UV).