When you think of high blood pressure, do you recall the cartoons where someone gets redder and redder, then eventually explodes? In reality, high blood pressure (also called hypertension) is often called “the silent killer.” Despite presenting you with no symptoms, hypertension can lead to a heart attack, stroke or other life-threatening problem.
Your blood pressure often rises as you grow older. This post will tell you what you need to know about blood pressure at midlife.[Read more…] about Blood pressure at midlife: what you don’t know CAN hurt you