About the Test

CAUSES

Smoking.

Being overweight or obese.

Lack of physical activity.

Too much salt in the diet.

Too much alcohol consumption (more than 1 to 2 drinks per day)

Stress.

Older age.

Genetics.

SYMPTOMS

Severe headache.

Fatigue or confusion.

Vision problems.

Chest pain.

Difficulty breathing.

Irregular heartbeat.

Blood in the urine.

Pounding in your chest, neck, or ears.

TREATMENT

Loss of if you are overweight or obese

Quite smoking

Eating a healthy diet

Reducing the amount of sodium in your diet.

Getting regular aerobic exercise

Limiting alcohol intake

Using your hypertension medication

Medical Assistant

Fayrooz Jacobs

Fayrooz Jacobs