Published Date November 09, 2021

All you need to know about Hypertension

By Naurin Ansari

4 min read

All about blood pressure, lack of physical activity and hypertension.
All About Hypertension

What is hypertension?

A blood pressure reading is given in millimeters of mercury (mm/Hg). It has two numbers.

Different ranges of blood pressure.



There are mainly two types of high blood pressure.

  • Adrenal gland tumours.
  • Thyroid problems. 
  • Certain medications like antidepressants including desipramine, and venlafaxine.

Let’s also know the risk factors of hypertension

  • Family history

    Having one or more family members suffer from blood pressure before the age of 60 means one’s chances of getting affected by hypertension doubles.



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