High Blood Pressure 101

Question 1 of 5

While high blood pressure is relatively common, it will only affect less than 25% of Americans during their lifetimes.

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Question 2 of 5

"My blood pressure is 130/80. That's perfect."

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Question 3 of 5

Elimination of sodium or salt from the diet is the only effective dietary strategy available to reduce blood pressure.

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Question 4 of 5

"White coat hypertension," or elevated blood pressure in the doctor's office due to anxiety, is a harmless phenomenon, provided blood pressures at home are normal.

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Question 5 of 5

Once you are prescribed a blood pressure medication, you can never stop it.

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