High Blood Pressure or Hypertension

Get the Facts About High Blood Pressure (HBP)

Find out what high blood pressure is and arm yourself with knowledge about this “silent killer” affecting millions of people.

Know Your Numbers

The best way to know if you have high blood pressure is to measure your blood pressure. Learn what your numbers mean and what they mean to your health.

Understand the Symptoms & Risks of HBP

High blood pressure is a largely symptomless disease that often quietly threatens your health. Be aware of the risk factors that could increase your chances of developing high blood pressure.

Learn How HBP Can Harm Your Health

The damage to your blood vessels from undetected or uncontrolled high blood pressure can lead to heart attack, stroke, heart failure and other serious health threats.

Make Changes That Matter

You can take control. By making changes that help you prevent or manage high blood pressure, you can live a healthier and possibly even longer life.

Find Tools & Resources

Get all the key high blood pressure tools all in one place. Use these resources to educate and empower yourself on your journey with high blood pressure.


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