Hypertension: What happens if it is not treated?

Hypertension: What happens if it is not treated?

Blood pressure is the force of blood against the walls of the arteries. The top number, or systole, is a measure of the force of blood against the arterial walls when the heart beats. The bottom number, or diastole, is the force of blood against the arterial walls...
Hypertension: What happens if it is not treated?

Hypertension–What You Need to Know

High Blood Pressure (Hypertension) is generally defined as having a baseline blood pressure above 140/90. Many people live for years with hypertension without knowing it, but there can be serious complications. Complications Heart disease–when the heart has to...