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HBPR Science News: Message from the Kidney Council Chair
Kidney Council Chair Welcome Message Video - David Ellison.
HBPR Science News: Message from the Program Chair
HBPR 2010 Program Chair Welcome Message Video - Rhian M. Touyz
Understand Your Risk for High Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association helps you understand your risk of high blood pressure, also called hypertension, by looking at family history, age, diet and poor nutrition like a high-sodium diet, obesity and lack of exercise, alcohol as well as stress, smoking and sleep apnea.
HBPR Science News: Message from the HBPR Council Chair
HBPR Chair Welcome Message Video - Clinton Webb.
Check. Change. Control. Blood Pressure Program
Learn more about the American Heart Association blood pressure monitoring programs.
Find a Check. Change. Control. Program Near You
Find an American Heart Association affiliate office in your area to get involved in Check. Change. Control. Blood Pressure monitoring Program in your area.
Stroke and High Blood Pressure
The American Heart Association explains how high blood pressure, also called hypertension, is a major risk factor for stroke and defines the different types of strokes.
Keeping High Blood Pressure Under Control
There?s helpful news for those with high blood pressure. By taking a few simple, practical steps, they can have a better chance of keeping their blood pressure under control.
Understand Your Risk for High Cholesterol
High cholesterol is just one heart disease risk factor. The American Heart Association helps you to understand your risk for high cholesterol.
American Heart Association backs current BP treatments
A recent report recommends healthcare providers take a new approach to treating high blood pressure for people older than 60. But based on the current research available, the American Heart Association recommends that healthcare providers continue to follow existing guidelines for treating high blood pressure.