Hypertension: Diagnosis – Family Medicine | Lecturio

All right. Now, we’re going to discuss hypertension, which is one of the most common diagnosis in my practice. And unfortunately, across the United States, hypertension is getting more common as our population ages and also gets heavier. So, it’s really important to understand hypertension, its diagnosis and management. And that’s exactly what we’re about…

Managing High Blood Pressure

[MUSIC PLAYING] NARRATOR: Nearly half the adults in America have high blood pressure. But because it develops slowly over time, many don’t even know they have the condition. The only way to know your blood pressure for sure is by testing it with the American Heart Association’s guidelines. There are two numbers in a blood…