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    Control your blood pressure & prevent a stroke
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    Blood pressure that falls when standing...
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    Study: 3 Cups Black Tea a Day Lowered Blood Pressu...
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    High-Normal Blood Pressure Raises Heart Risks in M...
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    The Dangers of Prehypertension
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