Blood pressure is something everyone has and needs. However, high blood pressure, or hypertension, is a danger to your health. The American Heart Association/American Stroke Association has a great website where you can learn what you need to know about high blood pressure. You will learn what the risk factors for high blood pressure are, and why it is so critical to get it under control. Arm yourself with the knowledge you need to protect yourself from the “silent killer.”
Visit the American Heart Association’s High Blood Pressure website to learn more.