Hypertension is a silent disease that affects over 20,000,000 Americans. Poor of blood pressure can more than double your risk of a heart attack, stroke and even death. Talk with your doctor.
If your blood pressure is high, we have hypertension specialists in our Nephrology Department that want to help you reach your blood pressure goals.
The force of blood against the arteries when the heart beats (top number) and rests (bottom number).