Hypertension - Let's talk about your health condition

What's hypertension?

Also known as high blood pressure, it happens when our blood pressure is above the limit. Usually a good value for this pressure lies between 120mmHg/80mmHg, or simply 120/80.

However, keep in mind that these values can be a little bit different depending on the person.

Some factors may increase the risk of developing hypertension, such as: history in the family, unhealthy meals, overuse of salt, alcohol abuse, diabetes and so on...

 

Levels of Blood Pressure

Measured by devices, your blood pressure can have a relatively variation and don't necessarily leaves normal levels, so always ask health professionals.

Check bellow more about different levels:

Commandments to prevent and control hypertension

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Websites o know more about hypertension

Verywell

Verywell is a source for reliable, understandable information on hundreds of health and wellness topics that always keeps the reasons you come to us in mind. Know more. Feel better.

American Heart Association

The America Heart Association is a organization dedicated to fighting heart disease and stroke. Their website have a lot of informations to help you in your daily challenges.