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What are the Symptoms of High Blood Pressure?
The American Heart Association explains the signs and symptoms of high blood pressure, also called hypertension and the "silent killer" because it generally has no symptoms.
Managing Blood Pressure with a Heart-Healthy Diet
The American Heart Association explains how to manage high blood pressure with a heart-healthy diet.
Los Seis Salados Para Los Niņos en Espaņol
The American Heart Association helps you learn the most common foods kids eat that are loaded with excess sodium.
Shaking Your Salt Habit Brochure: Reducing sodium to lower blood pressure
This brochure provides a checklist for assessing current consumption, identifies high- and low-sodium foods, profiles a wide range of alternative seasonings and the foods they can be used with. It also gives strategies for dining out, and more.
Five Simple Steps to Control Your Blood Pressure
If you?ve been diagnosed with high blood pressure, these simple steps from the American Heart Associaion can help you keep it under control.
Risks for Heart Valve Problems
Learn who is at risk of having heart valve problems, or valvular heart disease.
Too Much Sodium Infographic
The American Heart Association explains that 9 out of 10 Americans consume too much sodium with this new infographic.
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.
Why High Blood Pressure is a "Silent Killer"
The American Heart Association explains why high blood pressure, also called hypertension, is called the "silent killer," and how to monitor your blood pressure.
How High Blood Pressure Can Affect Your Sex Life
The American Heart Association explains how high blood pressure, also called hypertension, can affect the sex lives of both men and women.