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Controlling Hypertension


Hypertension, or high blood pressure, affects one third of U.S. adults and is a leading cause of heart disease and stroke. A recent study found an increase in self-reported high blood pressure among U.S. adults, and an increase in the use of medications to control high blood pressure. In this podcast, Dr. Fleetwood Loustalot discusses the importance of controlling high blood pressure. Created: 4/4/2013 by MMWR. Date Released: 4/4/2013. Series Name: A Cup of Health with CDC.

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