5 Reasons Why Your Blood Pressure Still Isn’t Under Control
Controlling your blood pressure usually requires strict medication adherence and other heart-healthy behaviors.

5 Reasons Why Your Blood Pressure Still Isn’t Under Control

You may think you’re doing all the right things to get your blood pressure down to a healthy range. But despite your efforts, you’re still not reaching your target blood pressure. If that’s the case, you’re not alone. A report by the National Center for Health Statistics noted that of the estimated 78 million Americans with high blood pressure, 80 percent were aware they had hypertension—yet only half of those people were able to control it.

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