- Am I at risk for hypertension?
- What is my blood pressure? What do the numbers mean?
- What should my blood pressure be?
- What lifestyle changes do I need to make to help lower my blood pressure?
- Is there a chance that I’ll need antihypertensive medicine?
- What are the risks and benefits of taking medicine?
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