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Hypertension (HTN or HT), also known as high blood pressure (HBP), is a long term medical condition in which the blood pressure in the arteries is persistently ...

High Blood Pressure or Hypertension - American Heart Association

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What is high blood pressure or hypertension? The American Heart Association provides information on blood pressure, high blood pressure, low blood pressure  ...

High blood pressure (hypertension) - Mayo Clinic

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High blood pressure is a common condition in which the long-term force of the blood against your artery walls is high enough that it may eventually cause health  ...

Description of High Blood Pressure - NHLBI, NIH

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Sep 10, 2015 ... High blood pressure is a common disease in which blood flows through blood vessels (arteries) at higher than normal pressures.

Hypertension (High Blood Pressure) Health Center – WebMD

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High blood pressure affects I in 4 American adults. Find in-depth high blood pressure and hypertension information including its causes, symptoms, and ...

High Blood Pressure: Causes, Symptoms and Treatments - Medical ...

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Dec 30, 2015 ... In the USA approximately 72 million people have high blood pressure - about 1 in every 3 adults. Learn about the causes, diagnosis and ...

High Blood Pressure Symptoms, Diet, Medication & Chart

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Feb 18, 2014 ... Consumer information about high blood pressure (hypertension) symptoms like headache, dizziness, blurred vision, nausea, and feeling ...

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension): Symptoms & Causes

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Aug 5, 2015 ... Understand about high blood pressure (hypertension) causes such as heart disease, kidney disease, tumors, birth control, alcohol, thyroid ...

High Blood Pressure and Heart Disease - Go Red for Women

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High blood pressure is considered a silent killer. It sneaks up on you, carries no symptoms and can put you at risk for heart disease. It can also feel like it came ...

High Blood Pressure - NIH Senior Health

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Blood pressure is the force of blood pushing against the walls of the blood vessels as the heart pumps blood. If your blood pressure rises and stays high over ...

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Blood pressure of 120/80 mmHg is normal. Low blood pressure is a top number reading lower than 90 or pressure 25 mmHg lower than usual. Moderate to severe high blood pressure is a top number 160 or over or the bottom number of 100 or over.