Hypertension or high blood pressure is known as the silent killer.
I encourage individuals to get their blood pressure checked, along with receiving an annual physical exam.
During your annual physical exam, a health care provider will check your blood pressure. If your blood pressure is elevated, your doctor will determine if you need medication and/or other treatment options.
If you are living with hypertension, learn ways to control hypertension: follow your doctor’s orders, take medication as prescribed, consume low sodium meals and snacks.
Please understand, hypertension can become serious and fatal if left untreated.
Hypertension is a disease state that must be taken seriously! Know your numbers Get our blood pressure checked by a trained professional. Also learn how to check your blood pressure reading at home.
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