Is Your Blood Pressure Too High?
The International Society of Hypertension is appealing to Malawians to take blood pressure tests to reduce the number of deaths caused by the condition. According to the World Health Organisation high blood pressure is estimated to cause 7.5 million deaths worldwide, about 12.8% of the total of all deaths.
High blood pressure, or hypertension, is one of the main risk factors for Cardio Vascular Disease.(file photo).
Nation, 21 March 2018
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