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  1. Understanding High Blood Pressure -- the Basics

    From symptoms to treatment to prevention, get the basics on high blood pressure from the experts at WebMD.

  2. High Blood Pressure Diet

    Learn the link between high blood pressure and diet, including ways to lower or prevent high blood pressure.

  3. High Blood Pressure and the DASH Diet

    What is the DASH diet and how can it help people with high blood pressure? Find out more.

  4. Prehypertension: Are You at Risk?

    WebMD explains the latest blood pressure guidelines, including information on prehypertension, an increasingly common condition that increases the chance of high blood pressure.

  5. An Overview of High Blood Pressure Treatment

    Treatment overview for high blood pressure, including lifestyle changes, drugs, and follow-ups with your doctor.

  6. Medications That Cause High Blood Pressure

    Learn more from WebMD about which medications might cause high blood pressure or interfere with your hypertension drugs.

  7. High Blood Pressure and Hypertensive Crisis

    A spike in blood pressure could leave to hypertensive urgency or a hypertensive emergency - and organ damage. Learn more from WebMD about symptoms and treatment.

  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. High Blood Pressure in African-Americans

    African-Americans are especially vulnerable to high blood pressure. Learn more from WebMD about lowering your risk factors for this condition.

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