Get Down With Your Blood Pressure
High blood pressure affects millions of us. Check it every day, talk to your doctor and follow your beat. Monitoring is power.
Self-Monitor Your Blood Pressure Regularly
Monitoring your blood pressure can be easier than you think. You can take control and keep your blood pressure in a healthy range. Always follow the advice of your health care professional.
Talk to Your Doctor
To develop a plan to get your blood pressure under control partner with your healthcare provider. Make your next appointment today. And when you go in, share your struggles and successes. They are there to help you be successful.
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National Hypertension Control Initiative Support
This initiative is supported by a cooperative agreement with the Office of Minority Health (OMH) of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), as part of a financial assistance award totaling $12.2 million in partnership with the Health Resources and Services Administration (HRSA). The contents do not necessarily represent the official views of, nor an endorsement by OMH/OASH/HHS or the U.S. Government.