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High Blood Pressure

Find out what may be causing high blood pressure. Find out what may be causing high blood pressure.

High Blood Pressure (5 min)

Find out what may be causing your high blood pressure -- also called hypertension. This consultation is for adults and teens. High blood pressure is defined as a blood pressure reading of 140/90 or higher. For an accurate assessment, your blood pressure readings should be taken while sitting down and averaged over two or more doctor visits.

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