All of us have our own horror stories of this disease called high blood pressure. Many people call it a lifestyle disease. It takes life in an instant, shatters dreams, breaks hope
High blood pressure is a common condition in which the long-term force of the blood against your artery walls is high enough that it may eventually cause health problems, such as heart disease.
I grow up in a hypertensive family. My late father was believed to have suffered a heart attack due to his high blood pressure. My mother is maintaining her medications for the longest time. My aunt, my neighbor, my officemate, and many more people I know have hypertension. And this disease can cause some very serious complications like heart disease which could lead to stroke, or worse, death.
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