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Understand Key Symptoms Features of
High Blood Pressure  by Patient Population

High Blood Pressure and African Americans

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For African-Americans, high blood pressure often develops early in life

What About African Americans and High Blood Pressure? (PDF)

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African Americans in the U.S. have a higher prevalence of high blood pressure (HBP) than other racial and ethnic groups.

Hispanic Health




According to the CDC, Hispanics are as likely as whites to have high blood pressure.

Hispanics & High Blood Pressure Factsheet (PDF)


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This fact sheet is designed to educate and empower Hispanics with or at risk of the disease.