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A variety of classes and programs

High Blood Pressure

Get better control of your blood pressure

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High Blood Pressure

High blood pressure classes

High blood pressure, also known as hypertension, affects about 80 million people in the United States. It can lead to complications such as stroke, heart attack, and kidney failure. It is unknown exactly what causes high blood pressure. It cannot be cured, but it can be controlled. We offer a variety of classes and programs to help you get better control of your blood pressure.

  • Better Blood Pressure Basics (2-part class)

    Better Blood Pressure Basics is a two-part class that reviews goals, risk factors, consequences of high blood pressure, medications, nutrition, physical activity and resources to manage your blood pressure.

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