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Hypertension

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Hypertension

HYPERTENSION: Hypertension means high pressure in the arteries. And arteries mean the vessels that carry blood from pumping heart to all of tissues and organs of the body. It can cause blood vessel changes in back of the eye (retina), abnormal thickening of heart muscle, kidney failure and brain damage. Systolic, corresponds to pressure in arteries as heart contracts and pumps blood forward into arteries, affects Heart. Diastolic, represents pressure in arteries as heart relaxes […]