How to manage your high blood pressure

What is hypertension?

Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, is a common condition in which the force of the blood against your artery walls is high enough that it may eventually cause health problems, such as heart disease

Why is hypertension a problem?

Hypertension can cause heart attack, stroke, aneurysm, heart failure, kidney problems, and/or vision problems.

What can you do to manage hypertension?

If you follow these instructions, you can control your blood pressure!


Here are some great resources to help manage your hypertension:

American Heart Association

Centers for Disease Control