• Overview of Hypertension
    • Hypertension, known as high blood pressure, is caused by having high pressure of blood in your blood vessels that it should be. Having high blood pressure can increase your risk of heart disease and stroke. However, you can lower your risk of high blood pressure by practicing healthy living habits. To get your blood pressure checked, contact your physician or make an appointment at the Student Health Services here.

For more information, visit the CDC website here.