Get a bulk billed checkup to discover your blood pressure level
Left untreated or uncontrolled, hypertension (high blood pressure) is associated with increased risk of cardiovascular disease and the onset of vascular / kidney damage. Speak with a GP today.
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More than 1/3 of Australians over 18 years old were hypertensive
High blood pressure is a risk factor for many other diseases like stroke and heart failure.
Blood pressure reading under 120/80mmHg is considered optimal
Regular exercise and lowering your salt intake could help reduce risks.
Hypertension diagnosis include more than just blood pressure measurement
Physical examination, medical history and further diagnostic tests by a GP might be required.
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*Source: National Heart Foundation of Australia (2017)