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Understand Key Symptoms Features of
High Blood Pressure by Patient Population
High Blood Pressure and African Americans
For African-Americans, high blood pressure often develops early in life
What About African Americans and High Blood Pressure? (PDF)
African Americans in the U.S. have a higher prevalence of high blood pressure (HBP) than other racial and ethnic groups.
According to the CDC, Hispanics are as likely as whites to have high blood pressure.
Hispanics & High Blood Pressure Factsheet (PDF)
This fact sheet is designed to educate and empower Hispanics with or at risk of the disease.