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What does your sex have to do with high blood pressure? What about stress? Age? Your family tree? The answers may surprise you!
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Hypertension


What does your sex have to do with high blood pressure? What about stress? Age? Your family tree? The answers may surprise you!

1. There is nothing you can do to prevent high blood pressure.

True
False

2. If your mother or father has high blood pressure, you'll get it.

True
False

3. Young adults don't get high blood pressure.

True
False

4. High blood pressure has no symptoms.

True
False

5. Stress is the main cause of hypertension.

True
False

6. High blood pressure is not life threatening.

True
False

7. Blood pressure is high when it's at or over 140/90 mm Hg..

True
False

8. If you are overweight, you are two to six times more likely to develop high blood pressure.

True
False

9. You have to exercise vigorously every day to improve your blood pressure and heart health.

True
False

10. Americans eat two or three times more salt and sodium than they need.

True
False

11. Drinking alcohol lowers blood pressure.

True
False

12. High blood pressure readings can become normal without medication.

True
False



Last updated February 02, 2012


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