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    1. Complementary and Alternative Treatments for High Blood Pressure

      WebMD's guide to complementary and alternative therapies for high blood pressure, such as supplements, stress reduction, and acupuncture.

    2. Malignant Hypertension

      Malignant hypertension, or dangerously high blood pressure, is a medical emergency. Learn more from WebMD about the signs, risk factors, and treatments for malignant hypertension.

    3. How High Blood Pressure Leads to Erectile Dysfunction

      WebMD explains the connection between high blood pressure and erectile dysfunction.

    4. High Blood Pressure and the Heart

      The human heart is an amazing machine. WebMD explains how it works.

    5. High Blood Pressure and Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs)

      Learn more from WebMD about angiotensin II receptor blockers (ARBs), blood pressure medication that allows blood to flow more easily through your body.

    6. Making the Most of Your Doctor's Appointment

      WebMD provides suggestions for preparing for a doctor's appointment.

    7. Causes of Secondary Hypertension

      High blood pressure might be the result of a secondary condition, such as sleep apnea, kidney problems, or even pregnancy. Learn more from WebMD about the causes and treatment of secondary hypertension.

    8. Could Impatience Be Raising Your Blood Pressure?

      Impatience and hostility -- two hallmarks of 'type A' behavior -- increase young adults' long-term risk of developing high blood pressure. Learn more from WebMD about the findings of an ongoing study of hypertension.

    9. High Blood Pressure and Calcium Channel Blockers

      Calcium channel blockers are drugs used to lower blood pressure. Learn more from WebMD about how they work and their side effects.

    10. How Is Blood Pressure Measured?

      WebMD explains blood pressure measurement tools and techniques.

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