High Blood Pressure

High Blood Pressure - Frequently Asked Questions

This page offers answers to frequently asked questions about high blood pressure (HBP), a major health problem that can lead to stroke, heart disease, kidney failure, and other health problems if not treated. Learn ways you can prevent and control HBP.

Review Date: Thursday, January 05, 2012

National Institutes of Health - NIH
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services

Tips to Help You Remember to Take Your High Blood Pressure Medicine

If you have high blood pressure, these tips will help you remember to take medication as prescribed and achieve the maximum benefit intended by your doctor.

Review Date: Friday, April 03, 2015

NIH National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute - NHLBI

Home Blood Pressure Monitoring

Information about at-home high blood pressure monitoring. Includes what happens during blood pressure testing, how blood pressure readings are taken, which readings are normal and abnormal and choosing the best monitoring equipment for your needs.

Review Date: Monday, September 19, 2011

American Heart Association

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