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Healthier Lives: High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure is the second biggest risk factor for premature death and disability in this country

Known as the “silent killer”, high blood pressure affects more than 1 in 4 adults. It is often preventable, yet is a leading cause of cardiovascular disease, kidney disease and cognitive decline.


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