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  1. High Blood Pressure Provides links to information about highbloodpressure. Describes what bloodpressure is, highbloodpressure's effect on health, and how highbloodpressure is treated. Has links to lifestyle changes and medications used to treat highbloodpressure.
  2. High Blood Pressure Covers causes and symptoms of highbloodpressure. Explains systolic and diastolic pressure numbers. Looks at treatment and prevention steps. Includes risks of untreated highbloodpressure such as heart attack, stroke, and kidney failure.
  3. Malignant HighBloodPressure
  4. Secondary HighBloodPressure
  5. Isolated Systolic HighBloodPressure
  6. High Blood Pressure in Children
  7. High Blood Pressure: The DASH Diet Learn how the DASH eating plan can help lower your bloodpressure.
  8. Physical Exam for HighBloodPressure Lists what exam may include, such as questions about your past health, bloodpressure measurements, and checking your heart, eyes, torso, arms, and legs. Includes why it is done and possible results.
  9. Other Medicines for HighBloodPressure
  10. Medicine for HighBloodPressure Learn how medicine can help lower your bloodpressure.
  11. Beta-Blockers for HighBloodPressure Looks at beta-blockers to lower bloodpressure. Includes info on their use in people who have angina, aortic aneurysms, migraine headaches, or anxiety disorders. Covers side effects.
  12. High Blood Pressure: Nutrition Tips
  13. Diuretics for HighBloodPressure
  14. The Effects of HighBloodPressure Learn how highbloodpressure that isn't treated can cause serious health problems.
  15. High Blood Pressure During Pregnancy
  16. Pregnancy and Chronic HighBloodPressure
  17. Sodium and HighBloodPressure
  18. High Blood Pressure: Checking Your BloodPressure at Home Explains why you should monitor your bloodpressure at home and how it helps you be more in control of your own health care. Includes steps on how to take your bloodpressure at home. Covers systolic and diastolic pressure measurements.
  19. High Blood Pressure in African Americans
  20. High Blood Pressure Treatment Guidelines
  21. High Blood Pressure: Using the DASH Diet Provides tips on adding DASH diet to stop highbloodpressure. Includes sample DASH menu. Explains why adding more fruits and vegetables and low-fat dairy products helps lower highbloodpressure. Includes working with experts to help plan menus.
  22. Direct Renin Inhibitors for HighBloodPressure Looks at direct renin inhibitors to help control highbloodpressure. Lists generic name (aliskiren) and brand name (Tekturna). Covers how direct renin inhibitors work. Includes how well they work and side effects.
  23. Calcium Channel Blockers for HighBloodPressure Looks at calcium channel blockers to lower bloodpressure. Lists generic and brand names like amlodipine (Norvasc), diltiazem (Cardizem), nifedipine (Procardia), and verapamil (Calan). Covers how they work and side effects.
  24. High Blood Pressure: Taking Medicines Properly Covers importance of taking the right dose of the right highbloodpressure medicines at the right time. Explains how medicines control highbloodpressure. Includes working with your doctor to make a plan for taking your medicines.
  25. High Blood Pressure: Make the Most of Home Monitoring Learn how using a home bloodpressure monitor can give you better control of your health.
  26. Angiotensin II Receptor Blockers (ARBs) for HighBloodPressure Looks at ARB medicines used to treat highbloodpressure. 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.
  27. High Blood Pressure: Should I Take Medicine? Guides you through the decision to take or not take medicine to treat highbloodpressure. Explains what highbloodpressure is and risks of not lowering it. Covers treatment choices and lifestyle changes.
  28. Angiotensin-Converting Enzyme (ACE) Inhibitors for HighBloodPressure
  29. High Blood Pressure: Over-the-Counter Medicines to Avoid
  30. Tyrell's Story: Taking Pills for HighBloodPressure
  31. High Blood Pressure, Transient Ischemic Attack, and Stroke
  32. Pregnancy and HighBloodPressure: Questions for Your Doctor
  33. Prehypertension Covers bloodpressure that is higher than normal, which could lead to highbloodpressure. Looks at lowering bloodpressure with diet, exercise, and quitting smoking. Includes following the DASH diet to lower bloodpressure.
  34. Deciding About Taking BloodPressure Medicine Compare the pros and cons of taking medicine for your highbloodpressure.
  35. Blood Pressure Screening
  36. Lifestyle Changes to Lower BloodPressure Learn how healthy lifestyle changes can help lower your bloodpressure.
  37. Automated Ambulatory BloodPressure Monitoring
  38. Home BloodPressure Test
  39. History and Physical Exam for Heart Failure Includes what doctor asks about health history. Covers other problems like heart attack, highbloodpressure, and diabetes. Also medicines you take, illnesses in your family. Covers listening to heart and lungs, checking legs and belly for swelling.
  40. Blood Pressure Numbers: When to Get Help
  41. Taking BloodPressure Medicine: How Others Decided Hear what other people thought about as they decided whether to take bloodpressure pills.
  42. Preeclampsia Covers causes and symptoms of preeclampsia. Includes regular checkups with your doctor. Looks at prevention and treatment with close monitoring and possibly bloodpressure medicine.
  43. Pulmonary Hypertension
  44. Eclampsia (Seizures) and Preeclampsia
  45. Blood Tests for Preeclampsia
  46. Izzy's Story: Living With the DASH Diet
  47. DASH Diet Sample Menu
  48. Arturo's Story: Getting Support for Making a Change
  49. 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.
  50. Heart-Healthy Eating
  51. Heart Health: Where Will You Be in 5 Years? Hear what motivated other people to make changes to keep their heart healthy.
  52. Heart Health: Finding Support for Healthy Changes Hear how one woman found the support she needed to make heart-healthy choices.
  53. Preeclampsia: Checkups and Monitoring
  54. Exercising to Prevent a Stroke
  55. Eating Right When You Have More Than One Health Problem
  56. Diabetes: Lower Your Risk for Heart Attack and Stroke
  57. Pregnancy: Headaches and Preeclampsia
  58. HELLP Syndrome and Preeclampsia
  59. Preeclampsia: Creatinine Clearance Test
  60. Preeclampsia: Expectant Management
  61. Home Test for Protein in Urine

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