There’s a good reason most health care provider visits start with a blood pressure check. While nearly half of all American adults have high blood pressure, many don’t know it. That’s because you can have high blood pressure and still feel fine. Usually, it doesn’t cause obvious symptoms.
Here are six more facts to know about this widespread condition.
Sources: American Heart Association; National Institutes of Health
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