In case you missed it, the guidelines for high blood pressure have been revised recently. Approximately around 1 in 2 Americans older than 40 years of age likely have high blood pressure. Hypertension is now diagnosed if your BP value is greater than 130/80. Do you know how high BP can affect you?
- Heart attack
- Atrial fibrillation – Abnormal rhythm of the heart
- Blockages in blood supply of arms and legs
Have further questions? Click here to learn more.