Is Hypertension a Leading Cause of Sudden Death in Africa?
According to the Director-General at the Nigerian Institute of Medical Research, Babatunde Salako, hypertension also known as high blood pressure is a silent killer which 70% of people were not aware of because it usually comes with no early symptoms.
Guardian, 5 December 2017
Blood Pressure in the elderly gradually begins to decrease about 14 or so years before death, according to a new study published today in the Journal of the American Medical… Read more »
This Day, 7 December 2017
The Nigerian Institute of Medical Research (NIMR) has revealed that high blood pressure remains number one killer disease in Nigeria, accounting for about 52 per cent cause of… Read more »