Hula for Hypertension – Cultural Practice reduces Blood Pressure

dancing hula

Kula no na Po’e Hawaii study participants dance hula at a gathering to celebrate the findings of the research. Group is from Papakolea Hawaiian Homestead community site who were led by Kumu Hoakalei Hina Kamauu and daughter Iolani Ulii. For information see links below:

UH News:https://www.hawaii.edu/news/2019/09/08/hula-drop-blood-pressure/Hawaii News Now: Sunday & Monday news program 
National:
https://www.newsweek.com/hula-dancing-helped-native-hawaiians-lower-their-blood-pressure-1458034
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2019-09-native-hawaiians-lowered-blood-pressure.html
https://www.earth.com/news/hula-dancing-blood-pressure/
https://cosmosmagazine.com/biology/a-hula-va-way-to-lower-your-blood-pressure
https://newsroom.heart.org/news/native-hawaiians-lowered-blood-pressure-with-hula-dancing
https://www.news-medical.net/news/20190909/Hula-dance-your-hypertension-away.aspx
https://www.usnews.com/news/health-news/articles/2019-09-07/hot-yoga-hula-dance-your-way-to-healthy-blood-pressure