High blood pressure and heart disease: H39-460/2-1999E-PDF

how to control your blood pressure and reduce your risk of heart disease.

"High blood pressure is dangerous when it is not treated. People with high blood pressure are more likely to have a heart attack or a stroke. High blood pressure is a silent disease. Most people with high blood pressure don’t have any symptoms, so they don’t know if they have it unless their blood pressure is checked. One out of four people with high blood pressure is unaware of their condition"-- Some important facts about high blood pressure and heart disease.

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Title High blood pressure and heart disease
Subtitle how to control your blood pressure and reduce your risk of heart disease.
Publication Type Monograph
Language [English]
Other Language Editions [French]
Format Electronic
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Note "February 1999." Issued also in French under title: L’hypertension et les maladies du coeur: comment contrôler votre pression artérielle et réduire votre risque de maladies du coeur. "The healthy heart kit."
Date c1999.
Number of Pages [8] p. :
Catalogue Number
  • H39-460/2-1999E-PDF
Subject Terms Cardiovascular diseases, Health