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  1. Pregnancy and Chronic High Blood Pressure
  2. High Blood Pressure Covers causes and symptoms of high blood pressure. Explains systolic and diastolic pressure numbers. Looks at treatment and prevention steps. Includes risks of untreated high blood pressure such as heart attack, stroke, and kidney failure.
  3. High Blood Pressure in Children
  4. Venous Skin Ulcer
  5. Blood Pressure Screening
  6. High Blood Pressure: The DASH Diet Learn how the DASH eating plan can help lower your blood pressure.
  7. High Blood Pressure: Using the DASH Diet Provides tips on adding DASH diet to stop high blood pressure. Includes sample DASH menu. Explains why adding more fruits and vegetables and low-fat dairy products helps lower high blood pressure. Includes working with experts to help plan menus.
  8. Pregnancy-Related Problems Discusses symptoms that may show a serious problem during pregnancy. Covers vaginal bleeding, fever, or swelling. Describes emergency symptoms like shock, seizures, or leaks from your vagina. Offers tool to check symptoms and info on when to call doctor.
  9. Direct Renin Inhibitors for High Blood Pressure Looks at direct renin inhibitors to help control high blood pressure. Lists generic name (aliskiren) and brand name (Tekturna). Covers how direct renin inhibitors work. Includes how well they work and side effects.
  10. Physical Exam for High Blood Pressure Lists what exam may include, such as questions about your past health, blood pressure measurements, and checking your heart, eyes, torso, arms, and legs. Includes why it is done and possible results.
  11. High Blood Pressure: Taking Medicines Properly Covers importance of taking the right dose of the right high blood pressure medicines at the right time. Explains how medicines control high blood pressure. Includes working with your doctor to make a plan for taking your medicines.
  12. Cardiopulmonary Syndromes (PDQ®): Supportive care - Patient Information [NCI]
  13. Calcium Channel Blockers for High Blood Pressure Looks at calcium channel blockers to lower blood pressure. Lists generic and brand names like amlodipine (Norvasc), diltiazem (Cardizem), nifedipine (Procardia), and verapamil (Calan). Covers how they work and side effects.
  14. Other Medicines for High Blood Pressure
  15. Home Blood Pressure Test
  16. Lifestyle Changes to Lower Blood Pressure Learn how healthy lifestyle changes can help lower your blood pressure.
  17. High Blood Pressure: Make the Most of Home Monitoring Learn how using a home blood pressure monitor can give you better control of your health.
  18. High Blood Pressure: Checking Your Blood Pressure at Home Explains why you should monitor your blood pressure at home and how it helps you be more in control of your own health care. Includes steps on how to take your blood pressure at home. Covers systolic and diastolic pressure measurements.
  19. Medicine for High Blood Pressure Learn how medicine can help lower your blood pressure.
  20. Cardiac Cachexia
  21. Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) for High Blood Pressure Looks at ARB medicines used to treat high blood pressure. Lists generic and brand names such as candesartan (Atacand) and irbesartan (Avapro). Covers how well they work and possible side effects. Warns against pregnant women taking ARBs.
  22. Beta-Blockers for High Blood Pressure Looks at beta-blockers to lower blood pressure. Includes info on their use in people who have angina, aortic aneurysms, migraine headaches, or anxiety disorders. Covers side effects.
  23. Deciding About Taking Blood Pressure Medicine Compare the pros and cons of taking medicine for your high blood pressure.
  24. Taking Blood Pressure Medicine: How Others Decided Hear what other people thought about as they decided whether to take blood pressure pills.
  25. High Blood Pressure: Should I Take Medicine? Guides you through the decision to take or not take medicine to treat high blood pressure. Explains what high blood pressure is and risks of not lowering it. Covers treatment choices and lifestyle changes.
  26. High Blood Pressure: Nutrition Tips
  27. Izzy's Story: Living With the DASH Diet
  28. DASH Diet Sample Menu
  29. Diuretics for High Blood Pressure
  30. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for High Blood Pressure
  31. Automated Ambulatory Blood Pressure Monitoring
  32. The Effects of High Blood Pressure Learn how high blood pressure that isn't treated can cause serious health problems.
  33. High Blood Pressure: Over-the-Counter Medicines to Avoid
  34. Arturo's Story: Getting Support for Making a Change
  35. Tyrell's Story: Taking Pills for High Blood Pressure
  36. High Blood Pressure in African Americans
  37. High Blood Pressure Treatment Guidelines
  38. Home Test for Protein in Urine
  39. High Blood Pressure, Transient Ischemic Attack, and Stroke
  40. Sodium and High Blood Pressure
  41. Blood Pressure Numbers: When to Get Help
  42. Heart Health: Where Will You Be in 5 Years? Hear what motivated other people to make changes to keep their heart healthy.
  43. Heart Health: Finding Support for Healthy Changes Hear how one woman found the support she needed to make heart-healthy choices.
  44. High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy
  45. Heart-Healthy Eating
  46. Eating Right When You Have More Than One Health Problem
  47. Exercising to Prevent a Stroke
  48. Pregnancy and High Blood Pressure: Questions for Your Doctor
  49. Venous Skin Ulcer: Debridement
  50. Oxygen Therapy: Using Oxygen at Home
  51. Venous Skin Ulcers: Home Treatment
  52. Skin Grafting for Venous Skin Ulcer
  53. Diabetes: Lower Your Risk for Heart Attack and Stroke

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