When to Call Your Doctor About High Blood Pressure
When should you call your doctor if you have high blood pressure? Find out here from the experts at WebMD.
High Blood Pressure Prevention
One in four American adults has high blood pressure. WebMD tells you how to prevent the condition.
High Blood Pressure and Heart Failure
Find out how high blood pressure is linked to heart failure.
Questions to Ask Your Doctor About High Blood Pressure
Good communication between you and your doctor is important if you have high blood pressure. Here are a few questions you may want to ask.
Diagnosing High Blood Pressure
WebMD tells you how hypertension is diagnosed.
High Blood Pressure and Kidney Disease
High blood pressure is a leading cause of kidney disease and kidney failure. WebMD tells you more.
High Blood Pressure and Hypertensive Heart Disease
WebMD explains hypertensive heart disease -- the number one cause of death associated with hypertension.
How Triglycerides Affect Your Risk of Diabetes
With some effort, you have a good chance of lowering your triglycerides -- which, at the same time, lowers your chance of getting diabetes.
Heart Disease and Angiotension II Receptor Blockers
WebMD looks at how Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers, or ARBs, are used to treat heart disease.
Heart Disease and Pericardiocentesis
Pericardiocentesis, also called a pericardial tap, is an invasive procedure that involves using a needle and catheter to remove fluid from the sac around the heart.