Taming Stubbornly High Blood Pressure
You may be damaging your heart health without ever knowing it.
And for the nearly one in seven people being treated for high blood pressure who do not have the condition under control, it is imperative to understand the underlying issue.The problem is known as resistant hypertension and impacts people who take three or more blood pressure medications without success. When a person skips a dose or has other habits that counteract the medication, such as opting for a smaller-than-prescribed dose, the impact can put your heart at risk. For more on this vital topic, visit Harvard Health Publishing.