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    A visual guide to high blood pressure.
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    Prehypertension linked to increased stroke risk
    Prehypertension independently raises the risk of stroke by about 50%, according to results of a new review [ 1...More
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    Slideshow: A Visual Guide to High Blood Pressure
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    Lowering BP Slideshow: Exercise Tips
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    High Blood Pressure Overview
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    Test your salt smarts!
    I got: Your Score: 60% You correctly answered 9 out of 15 questions. Yiikes - not very good....More
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    Get more sleep!
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    Many Young Adults Have High Blood Pressure
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    Heart Health - Is Your Family Supportive?
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    Working Long Hours and Heart Disease
    New article from the Heart Disease Health Center - do you put in long hours at the office? HaylenMore
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    Do you have "white coat" hypertension?
    Up to one-third of people who were thought to have treatment-resistant high blood pressure may...More
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    Reducing BP by singing
    "Doctors report that singing reduced the blood pressure of a 76-year-old woman who had experienced severe...More
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    Is Your Blood Pressure Really Under Control?
    One in three adults has high blood pressure, but only 61% are under treatment and roughly two-thirds...More
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    How High Blood Pressure Is Measured
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    A Visual Guide to High Blood Pressure
    A new WebMD slide show about High Blood Pressure/Hypertension HaylenMore
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    Bay Area Association of Kidney Patients - BAAKP
    BAAKP is a local, not-for-profit organization founded by kidney patients for kidney patients. Our...More
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