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Got high blood pressure? Here's what causes it and how you can avoid it

Updated : August 19, 2019 08:32 AM IST

High blood pressure or hypertension happens when the blood moves through the arteries at a higher pressure than normal.
Uncontrolled hypertension puts you at a higher risk of stroke, heart disease, heart attack and kidney failure. 
The disease is called "a silent killer" as there are no symptoms for high blood pressure.
Got high blood pressure? Here's what causes it and how you can avoid it
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